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Hope Chests Series

Build and customize your own full-size hope chest in this 4 session series. This is a traditional woodworking project that utilizes many of the tools and processes frequently done in a wood shop, teaching you how to square up material, prepare for assembly, and protect for longtime use. This class is great for beginners and intermediate students who want to build on their woodworking skills while making a beautiful keepsake that can be used for many years to come.

This 4 session course begins on 1/8 and continues on the following weeks, 1/15, 1/22, and 1/29. Please confirm with your schedule that you will be available to attend each session.

The non-member price includes 1 month of Wood Shop Membership ($175 value!) so you can customize this project to fit your desires or work on any other wood projects you wish! ***New members must still attend our New Member Orientation within 30 days of the class start date before you can work in the shops, and can be taken before or after this course begins. Your membership will begin after the NMO has been completed and your first class session begins.***

This project based class covers how to glue-up material into larger boards, plane and sand to thickness, cut box joints, assemble with hardware, and finish to protect.

Planer, drum sander, jointer, table saw, dado stack, box joint jig, biscuit joiner, wood-glue, cherry or comparable hard wood, various finishes. All materials are included in the ticket price.


Classes are limited to 4 students to ensure lots of hands-on time with the tools and personal attention from the instructor. If the class is sold out but you’re still interested in this particular class, we can add your name to a waitlist and will contact you if a ticket becomes available. Email for more information.

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January 8, 2019 6:00 PM
January 8, 2019 9:00 PM
ADX Portland
417 SE 11th Ave
Portland OR United States
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