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Thu. Evening Class: Japanese Joinery - Japanese woodwork class
Thu. 27 April 2017, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm AEST
2017 Thursday Evening Short Courses (18:00-21:00)
This is a set course to provide beginners with a hands-on introduction to Japanese joinery. This course is also designed to get wider basics of general woodworking by joining through out the year. Experienced students are also welcome to get hands-on knowledge on Japanese tools or joinery.
As most Japanese joinery is made with hand tools, this course will focus on mastering the proper skills of hand tools.
*Discount: For attendance from your second year.
*There will be an additional field trip to look at timber resources (voluntary participation).
Japanese Joinery through model making
27 Apr – 29 Jun, 10 x 3hours session, 10 weeks
For serious beginners, intermediate, and serious Japanese tool lovers. The course will introduce you to Japanese joinery. Students will learn the structure of Japanese joinery techniques and more importantly, the basic understanding behind creating joints that strongly connect timbers. Students will learn skills through a series of small projects.
Examples of joints we might try:
Neji- Gumi, Wedged through tenon, Jigoku-hozo...
*Material fee not included.
Please apply through Eventbrute ticketing system.If you have any trouble, please contact me.