Upcoming Roubo Workbench Class

Hi everyone, this is Mark here. I know it’s been a while since we’ve done anything on this blog, and I am realizing there’s no better time than right now to start adding some things. Hopefully, this finds you all practicing your woodworking skills with fresh sharp tools? In case you need a class in […]

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Roubo Workbench Class (2nd week)

I wanted to update everyone on our Roubo Workbench class. We all survived if you’re wondering why it’s taken so long to hear about it. I will say that it was fairly intense for all 10 days, but the students did leave the classroom with finished benches by 5 pm on Thursday. Please remember that […]

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Roubo Workbench Class – Nov. 2017

I wanted to update everyone on our Roubo Workbench class. We all survived if you’re wondering why it’s taken so long to hear about it. I will say that it was fairly intense for all 10 days, but the students did leave the classroom with finished benches by 5 pm on Thursday. Please remember that […]

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Spice Box and Rocking Chair Class

Hello from the Heritage School of Woodworking!! I hope everyone is enjoying their summer. Here at the shop, I find time has left us behind again, but that’s become a common feeling. Earlier this year I received a number of requests for our Brazos rocking chair class that we offered in May. Unfortunately, some people weren’t […]

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Lie-Nielsen Show — Houston

The Heritage School of Woodworking will be at the Lie-Nielsen Show in Houston this weekend. (Friday & Saturday) Information about the show can be found at Lie-Nielsen.com. I will be using hand-tools to create various joints such as the houndstooth dovetail and variations on that, a five point Texas star using contrasting woods and demonstrating the […]

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Rocking Chair Class

We had a great rocking chair class last week! Congratulations to all those who finished the class with an heirloom rocker!!  These chairs can be passed from generation to generation. Ironically at least two of the students were building a chair for their children who were expecting a child, what a great gift for a […]

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Craftsman Rocker Class

This week we have 7 people each building their own rocking chair! So we are starting with this (a stack of wood). And hopefully by the end of the week, each student will have this (a finished rocking chair).  We’ve cut the mortise and tenons, arch on the front rail, tenons for the arm posts […]

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Roubo Workbench Class

Well as promised we have posted a new Roubo workbench class! It is scheduled to start October 16th 2017. It will be a 10 day class and cost $3,850 including all the hardware. Here is the link to the website, Roubo Class. I am still working on developing the Windsor chair class, and also hoping to have some […]

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New Classes

Over the last two years and especially the last couple months we’ve gotten multiple request to offer a roubo workbench class. So I’m putting the line out to see how much interest we really have in a new class, before investing all the time and effort into developing and scheduling the class. I’m thinking it […]

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