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The two-day class covers in the fundamentals of furniture making, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 12 women. We will begin building a bench that can be used as seating for up to 2 people or as a small table.
-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws, bench and block planes, drills.
-Make mortise and tenon joinery with tusk wedges and foxtail wedges
-Develop the skills and understand the process of building furniture with traditional joinery.
Class fee is $275- plus a $25- materials fee All tools are supplied.
The next class is Saturday June 8th, 10am to 5pm and Sunday June 9th, 10am-4pm.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 40 years, is the instructor.
Upon completion, a monthly Saturday and/or Sunday class is available.
The studio is in Sebastopol, one hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Examples of our furniture can be seen at: Zito Schmitt Design

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Woodworking Workshops for Women

Sebastopol

Come enjoy woodworking in Sebastopol. Learn a new skill in our light-filled studio with other women or renew by starting a new project. Or give a class to a friend or loved one. Hope to see you soon!

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Two Day Bench Making Class- July 27th & 28th
Two Day Bench Making Class- August 24th & 25th
Two Day Bench Making Class- September 14th & 15th
Two Day Bench Making Class- October 12th & 15th

The two-day class covers in the fundamentals of furniture making, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 12 women. We will begin building a bench that can be used as seating for up to 2 people or as a small table.
-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws, bench and block planes, drills.
-Make mortise and tenon joinery with tusk wedges and foxtail wedges
-Develop the skills and understand the process of building furniture with traditional joinery.
Class fee is $275- plus a $25- materials fee All tools are supplied.
Class hours are: Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 10am-4pm.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 40 years, is the instructor.
Upon completion, a monthly Saturday and/or Sunday class is available.
The studio is in Sebastopol, one hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Examples of our furniture can be seen at: Zito Schmitt Design

If you would like to read more about us:
SFCurbed ZitoSchmitt Design
Press Democrat
Sonoma West (If you click on the magazine to the left you will see the images)
And of course, as always check out our Facebook Page

If you wish to stay over there are inexpensive places nearby and we have one private rental listed on AirBNB, Thorn Ridge Retreat.

Cancellation Policy If you cancel no later than 7 days before the class date, your fee can be transferred to another class for up to one year. if you cancel after that and your space can not be filled, your fee can not be used for another class or returned.

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Sebastopol

Come enjoy woodworking in Sebastopol. Learn a new skill in our light-filled studio with other women or renew by starting a new project. Or give a class to a friend or loved one. Hope to see you soon!

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Two Day Bench Making Class- July 27th & 28th
Two Day Bench Making Class- August 24th & 25th
Two Day Bench Making Class- September 14th & 15th
Two Day Bench Making Class- October 12th & 15th

The two-day class covers in the fundamentals of furniture making, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 12 women. We will begin building a bench that can be used as seating for up to 2 people or as a small table.
-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws, bench and block planes, drills.
-Make mortise and tenon joinery with tusk wedges and foxtail wedges
-Develop the skills and understand the process of building furniture with traditional joinery.
Class fee is $275- plus a $25- materials fee All tools are supplied.
Class hours are: Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 10am-4pm.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 40 years, is the instructor.
Upon completion, a monthly Saturday and/or Sunday class is available.
The studio is in Sebastopol, one hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Examples of our furniture can be seen at: Zito Schmitt Design

If you would like to read more about us:
SFCurbed ZitoSchmitt Design
Press Democrat
Sonoma West (If you click on the magazine to the left you will see the images)
And of course, as always check out our Facebook Page

If you wish to stay over there are inexpensive places nearby and we have one private rental listed on AirBNB, Thorn Ridge Retreat.

Cancellation Policy If you cancel no later than 7 days before the class date, your fee can be transferred to another class for up to one year. if you cancel after that and your space can not be filled, your fee can not be used for another class or returned.

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Sebastopol

Come enjoy woodworking in Sebastopol. Learn a new skill in our light-filled studio with other women or renew by starting a new project. Or give a class to a friend or loved one. Hope to see you soon!

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Two Day Bench Making Class- July 27th & 28th
Two Day Bench Making Class- August 24th & 25th
Two Day Bench Making Class- September 14th & 15th
Two Day Bench Making Class- October 12th & 15th

The two-day class covers in the fundamentals of furniture making, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 12 women. We will begin building a bench that can be used as seating for up to 2 people or as a small table.
-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws, bench and block planes, drills.
-Make mortise and tenon joinery with tusk wedges and foxtail wedges
-Develop the skills and understand the process of building furniture with traditional joinery.
Class fee is $275- plus a $25- materials fee All tools are supplied.
Class hours are: Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 10am-4pm.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 40 years, is the instructor.
Upon completion, a monthly Saturday and/or Sunday class is available.
The studio is in Sebastopol, one hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Examples of our furniture can be seen at: Zito Schmitt Design

If you would like to read more about us:
SFCurbed ZitoSchmitt Design
Press Democrat
Sonoma West (If you click on the magazine to the left you will see the images)
And of course, as always check out our Facebook Page

If you wish to stay over there are inexpensive places nearby and we have one private rental listed on AirBNB, Thorn Ridge Retreat.

Cancellation Policy If you cancel no later than 7 days before the class date, your fee can be transferred to another class for up to one year. if you cancel after that and your space can not be filled, your fee can not be used for another class or returned.

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Sebastopol

Come enjoy woodworking in Sebastopol. Learn a new skill in our light-filled studio with other women or renew by starting a new project. Or give a class to a friend or loved one. Hope to see you soon!

Woodworking Workshops for Women

Two Day Bench Making Class- July 27th & 28th
Two Day Bench Making Class- August 24th & 25th
Two Day Bench Making Class- September 14th & 15th
Two Day Bench Making Class- October 12th & 15th

The two-day class covers in the fundamentals of furniture making, using time-honored joinery, taught in a supportive shop environment with a maximum of 12 women. We will begin building a bench that can be used as seating for up to 2 people or as a small table.
-Learn to use traditional woodworking hand tools; chisels, dovetail saws, bench and block planes, drills.
-Make mortise and tenon joinery with tusk wedges and foxtail wedges
-Develop the skills and understand the process of building furniture with traditional joinery.
Class fee is $275- plus a $25- materials fee All tools are supplied.
Class hours are: Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 10am-4pm.

Debey Zito, a professional furniture maker who has who has been designing, building and teaching furniture making for over 40 years, is the instructor.
Upon completion, a monthly Saturday and/or Sunday class is available.
The studio is in Sebastopol, one hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Examples of our furniture can be seen at: Zito Schmitt Design

If you would like to read more about us:
SFCurbed ZitoSchmitt Design
Press Democrat
Sonoma West (If you click on the magazine to the left you will see the images)
And of course, as always check out our Facebook Page

If you wish to stay over there are inexpensive places nearby and we have one private rental listed on AirBNB, Thorn Ridge Retreat.

Cancellation Policy If you cancel no later than 7 days before the class date, your fee can be transferred to another class for up to one year. if you cancel after that and your space can not be filled, your fee can not be used for another class or returned.

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