Build a Toy Chest or Blanket Chest your young ones will love. Learn to Build a Project in seperate modules and then Assemble the Modules together.


Gain Confidence and Learn New Skills! Enjoy twenty-four hours of woodworking. This experience is for the beginner through the amateur. Trainers are noted for their tips and hints allowing you to produce a better project. The class familiarizes you with wood technology, furniture construction techniques.


The following are specific woodworking technologies presented.

  • Learn how to Select and use grain wood patterns to the best look of your project.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in joinery construction with different tools.
  • Learn different chest styles.
  • Laying out project parts patterns to maximize wood usage
  • Squaring wood with a Jointer, Surfacer and Saw
  • Understand how to use hardware to your best advantage.
  • Learn correct clamping techniques
  • Choosing the proper sanding paper









Class for AGES 12 and UP or Instructor's Permission

Class # SPI-652

A certificate is awarded upon class completion

Prerequisites; Master Woodworking Program Courses or with consent of the instructor

NO materials or tools needed.


The class takes forty-eight hours in eight hour blocks of time over a six-day period.  Days and times may be altered depending on the circumstances.


Tuition $964.00 + Laboratory $350.00 + Materials (solid oak) $160.00 = $1,474.00 and you keep the project.


1304 West Lark Industrial, Fenton, MO 63026 • (636) 343-3750

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