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Join the Palo Alto Adult School woodworking team and create your dream project! Our woodworking classes are designed to address a wide variety of subjects and varying woodworking experience levels.

  • WOODWORKING 2: BUILD AN HEIRLOOM TOOL-TOTE

    Students will build on skills learned in Woodworking 1, with an emphasis on the safe use of tools.

    Duration: 4 wks
    Date range: June 13 to July 18
    (No class: June 27 and July 4.)
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Hour: 2–5 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Woodshop

    Quarter: Summer 2018
    Prerequisite: Woodworking 1 within the past 3 years (students currently enrolled in Woodworking 1 are eligible)
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Marc Brown, marc@chezbrown.org

  • WOODWORKING 2: Hand Tools Short Course

    Learn to sharpen and maintain, and use two high quality hand tools which are essential to the hand tool purist and the hybrid power tool/hand tool woodworker: the chisel and block plane.
    **REGISTRATION IS CLOSED**

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: June 12 to July 17
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 6:30–9:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Woodshop

    Quarter: Summer 2018
    Prerequisite: Woodworking 1
    Price: $144
    Instructor: Marcus Miller, wmmiller2@yahoo.com

  • WOODWORKING 4: Advanced — Open Shop
    (Class limited to 15 students)

    Work at your own pace with access to instruction, equipment and advice when you need it.

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: June 14 to July 19
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 6:30–9:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Woodshop

    Quarter: Summer 2018
    Prerequisite: Three quarters of woodworking classes
    Price: $144
    Instructor: Rayan Ghazal, rayan@stanford.edu, Marty Lastowski, martylastowski@alumni.stanford.edu