Woodworking

David Dozier
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7th Grade Woodworking Course Description

Sunday, September 7, 2014

The 7th grade will carve large spoons from hardwoods. They will use a combination of chisels and carving gouges to shape the spoons, as well as files and rasps to shape handles and the undersides of the spoons’ bowls. They will then finish their spoons with various grades of sandpaper before rubbing them with olive oil or a food grade...

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8th Grade Woodworking Course Description

Saturday, September 6, 2014

The 8th grade will carve decorative boxes from hardwoods. They design the lids first in clay, and then draw their designs on the top. After shaping the overall box with rasps and files to taste, they will carve their designs using chisels and gouges. The next step is to separate the lid from the box by sawing through the block before...

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