August 21-26, 2017 (All day)
Join expert George Wurtzel at Woodworking for the Blind’s 6th Annual Summer Workshop at the Enchanted Hills Camp. This workshop is for advanced blind woodworkers who already know the fundamentals of woodworking including use of machine tools, stock preparation, marking, cutting and basic joinery and assembly. The workshop features four full days of instruction in the beautiful hills outside Napa and will concentrate on improving woodworking design and techniques including joinery, precision marking, cutting and fitting, jig making and shooting boards, making inlays, stringing and bandings, template cutting using both router and bandsaw, special clamping techniques, use of hand tools and a presentation on developments in and use of talking tools.
Workshop participants will arrive the afternoon of Monday, August 21 with check in between 3 and 5 p.m., and depart Saturday, August 26 at 10 a.m. Spouses, companions and partners are welcome. Registration limited to 12 participants.
This session has four full day so meetings, discussions, instructions, technique sharing, meals and refreshments. Spouses and companions are welcome.
The Summer Workshop Fee is $350, including full use of the workshop facilities, instruction, meals and lodging. Spouses and companions may join for an additional $150.
This session is hosted by blind woodworkers George Wurtzel and Brian Buhrow at their newly expanded, spacious workshop at Enchanted Hills Camp in Napa, California.
Coming from out of town? Fly to either San Francisco or Oakland Airport. Arrival transportation to Napa is available through Evans Airporter Service at http://evanstransportation.com.
EHC will pick up participants at Evans Airporter Office.
To register for the Advanced Woodworking Session go to: https://form.jotform.com/70997934794176