Woodshop 101

Our woodshop is full of great equipment and tools! This class will safely introduce people to the proper way to handle and use our table saw, miter saw, band saw and drill press. You’ll get hands-on and will also learn ways to use this equipment to make your projects.

Min age: 12 years old – adult

Max number of students in the class: 5


= $25 for non-members of Decatur Makers (for more info and to join, click here (https://decaturmakers.org/membership/))

= FREE for members of Decatur Makers (please pay here, and you will be reimbursed after the class if you attend. No-shows won’t be reimbursed unless they change their RSVPs to Not Going at least 2 days beforehand)

Required Clothes:

= Closed toed boots/shoes
= Long pants and short sleeves or long sleeves that can be rolled up
= Long hair must be tied back

The instructor, Char, has been a hobbyist woodworker for 15 years and recently began teaching kids’ woodshop classes at Decatur Makers. When she is isn’t building you can find her working with non-profits to help end childhood hunger.