Woodwork Basics: Make A Tool Box at Wood Saints
Sat, 18 June 2022 (10:30 – 14:30) Wood Saints - The Wood Depot, Dixon Street, Wolverhampton, WV2 2BJ
About this event
Woodwork Basics Class – The Details
The Class will provide the opportunity to learn new skills from scratch and access a professional wood working facility. The four hour class will be hands on and take you through the different skills and techniques needed to create your own toolbox safely.
Using reclaimed timber, collected by ASAN Wood Saints wood, our workshop manager will walk you through the steps to crafting your very own toolbox. By making your own tool box you’ll learn how to measure and cut wood accurately and safely; as well as sanding, planing, drilling and sawing.
Workshop Tools To Be Used:
Chop/ Mitre saw -Cut wood at various angles. Band saw – Rip through timber. Drill driver – Pilot holes & fixing screws. Pillar drill – bore vertical holes. Palm sander – Versatile sanding
Participating in the class will build your confidence to use a range of woodworking tools and techniques, while making your very own toolbox. All tools, equipment and materials will be provided on the day.
Please arrive 15 mins before the class begins. There will also be a short break during the session.
Do I need any experience prior to the class?
No prior wood working experience is necessary, all health and safety will be taught by our experienced technician.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements for this class?
The class is for people ages 18+.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Car parking spaces in the Wood Depot are free but limited to around 8 cars. Alternatively you can park in nearby streets free of charge. Public transport links are nearby, and the venue is accessible on foot from the nearby Metro Birmingham to Wolverhampton Tram Line (see https://woodsaints.com/about/find-us/ for more information,)
How accessible is the venue?
The workshop is located on the ground floor which provides full accessibility to the premises including toilet provisions. We would advise wheelchair users to contact us to arrange a parking bay.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Feel free to get in touch with the ASAN Wood Saints Office at 01902 556683 or email Paul.A@asan.org.uk
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
If you find that you cannot attend then you are welcome to pass your place on to a friend who may find it useful. Please let the organiser know if you need to do this. Alternatively tickets can be transferred to a future event up to 7 days before the event.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
A register will be taken at the workshop, it isn’t necessary to print your ticket.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Please bring along a print out of your ticket if the registration does not match the attendee.
What can I bring into the event?
There will be a short break during the session with the opportunity for snacks and coffee! Please bring along lunch/snacks. Tea, Coffee and biscuits will be provided FOC. All materials will be provided for the class.
What should I wear?
Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty or dusty. Closed-toe shoes are required. Long hair must be tied back and jewellery and any loose items such as scarves will need to be removed or tucked away prior to the class starting. These rules are for your safety and must be followed.
Can I get a refund for my ticket?
Refunds will be offered in the event of the event being cancelled, alternative dates will be offered if appropriate. If for any reason you find you are unable to attend then please get in touch and a refund can be offered up to 7 days before the workshop. After this date we can only offer a refund if your space is filled.