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A Beginner Furniture Building Workshop with Greg Alexander

Presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art at 701 Center for Contemporary Art, Columbia SC

Apr 27 - 28 2019
A Beginner Furniture Building Workshop with Greg Alexander

This workshop is perfect for beginners interested in learning the ins-and-outs of hand tool woodworking, as well as those with some experience interested in exploring the world of chair making.

In this workshop, woodworker Greg Alexander will guide participants in constructing a staked stool from Christopher Schwartz’s popular Anarchist’s Design Book. Alexander will introduce students to using the hand plane, one of the most fundamental tools in hand tool woodworking, to build their own staked stool to take home. Techniques taught in this workshop include drilling, reaming holes at compound angles and wood finish application. Over two days, the class will prepare the legs and

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Registration: Members, $125; non-members, $135
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701 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC 29201

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