Wood and hardware course – The modules

Reviews: Average review: 5 Number of reviews: ( 6) Level: Beginner Category:

How can I make my furniture square and solid? How to make and install a drawer and a door with the right hardware (slides and hinges)?

This 12-hour course (4 sessions of 3 hours each) will be an opportunity to learn more about furniture making. We will learn the basic techniques to build storage modules such as kitchen furniture, bathroom furniture or closets!

To practice, we will make a box with a drawer and a door. This will serve as a support to understand the installation of the slides and hinges. We will learn all about hardware and construction standards so that you can make informed choices about your future projects.

We will take the opportunity to learn how to use different machines and tools such as: the bench saw, the drill press, the mitre saw, the pneumatic nailers, and the sanding stations.

We will also cover different techniques such as: wood cutting, assembly, hardware installation, sanding.

To allow you to advance your furniture, 4 hours of autonomous use of the workshop will be offered to you in addition to the 12 hours of classes.

Skills required: accessible to beginners, this workshop is open to all.

Dimensions of the bookcase (H x W): 16 inches X 23.5 inches
Bookcase depth: 13 inches

Price includes all materials and lots of woodworking tips!

:date: The dates of our courses (4 sessions of 3 hours each):
  • – Starts on Monday, April 1st and continues on Mondays, April 8, 15 and 22 from 6pm to 9pm
  • – Starts on Tuesday, May 14 and continues on Tuesdays, May 21 and 28 and June 4 from 6pm to 9pm

:danger:  INTENSIVE courses (4 sessions of 3 hours, over 2 days) – Don’t forget your lunch!

  • – Starts on Sunday, April 28th and continues on Sunday, May 5th from 10 am to 5pm

Past makers' reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars (based on 6 reviews)
2 February 2024

Vraiment content d’avoir appris à monter un meuble droit, à comment suivre les étapes dans l’ordre et comment utiliser les bons outils. Tout était super

23 November 2023

Guillaume était un excellent professeur, il nous a donné une tonne d’excellents conseils pour nous permettre de créer de A à Z un superbe caisson en bois! C’était mon premier cours chez Les Affûtés, mais certainement pas mon dernier! Je recommande à toutes et tous!

Frédéric Ferro
5 August 2023

Guillaume a bien expliquer chacune étape, comment utiliser le machines de façon sécuritaire et a pris le temps de répondre à chacune de nos questions.

28 July 2023

J’ai beaucoup aime travailler en equipe, et j’ai senti avoir assez de temps pour comprendre et executer les etapes. J’ai aussi aime le format d’avoir un atelier pour une journee complete (Parcours intensif).

15 April 2023

I appreciated learning how to think about the steps that go into planning a project. Starting from the end product and thinking of all the assembly and hardware before starting.

13 January 2023

La qualité de l’instructeur et son bagage de connaissances! Guillaume apporte beaucoup de savoir-faire et le communique très bien.


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