Monday Night Shop - Table Saw Basics + Art Framing Project

  • July 7, 2008 · 7:00 PM
  • This location is shown only to members

Welcome to Monday Night Shop Class!
Table Saw 101 is back by popular demand, and this time we will be doing a project while we learn essential table saw techniques and safety: art framing. As you learn the basics of cross-cutting and ripping wood, you will also build a simple mitered and rabbeted picture frame for a poster/painting/photo of your choice.
All the project materials will be provided--choose from maple, cherry or oak for your wood and even include a glass front if you want. You'll just bring the artwork to be framed.

Here is the agenda:

7pm - 7:15pm - Meet and greet.

7:15 - 7:45 - Presentation and discussion on table saw capabilities, techniques and safety. Q&A.

7:45 - 9:00 - Hands-on demo and project time. Each person will learn essential table saw techniques such as how to safely rip and cross-cut using the fence and miter jig; how to avoid dangerous kick-back; adjusting blade height and tilt and how to change blades. Then we will learn how to miter corners and rabbet edges on the table saw while building the frames.

Fee is $50 + $25 materials fee. Includes all materials and safety equipment.
Class space is limited to 5 people.
Please reserve your spot for this class by registering and paying at the Makeville Studio online store, or with Paypal through Meetup.

Successful completion of this class can be applied toward Makeville Studio Workshop Certification. More info...

Join or login to comment.

4 went

  • Robyn
    Organizer
    Event Host
  • A former member
  • A former member

Your organizer's refund policy for Monday Night Shop - Table Saw Basics + Art Framing Project

Payments you make go to the organizer, not to Meetup. You must make refund requests to the organizer.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sometimes the best Meetup Group is the one you start

Get started Learn more
Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

Rafaël, started French Conversation Group

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy