Dates: July 24-27, 2017
Class Times: Mon-Wed 9am-5pm; Thurs 9am-2:30pm
Instructor: Eric Pintar
Open Studio: Mon-Wed 7-9pm
This workshop is designed for individuals who have taken the Shaker Oval Box workshop or who have Shaker Oval Box making experience and would like to add some diversity to their collection. Students will tailor their workshop by selecting several projects from a variety of styles and woods of oval boxes (12 sizes), fixed handle Oval carriers (9 sizes), divided handle oval carriers (3 sizes), swing handle oval carrier, music box and oval trays (6 sizes). Instructor will send a detailed list of project choices to registered students who must select their complement of projects and return it to him in sufficient time to assure the proper quantities of materials will be available. Additional projects will be available at the workshop for students who compete their initial projects and wish to work further. The instructor will provide all material, tools, and equipment.
Material Cost: Varies
About the Instructor:
Eric Pintar has taught box making workshops for 10 years. He is a partner at the Home Shop in Charlotte, Michigan which supplies woodworkers worldwide with instruction and materials for making Shaker oval boxes. Coming on board as a junior in high school 15 years ago, Eric has made a career serving the needs of craftsmen near and far.