Gary Rogowski: Master of Joinery
Our Studio Director Gary Rogowski has received much acclaim for his book The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery . Here's what the website "The Best Things" has to say:
There’s no more thorough and readable guide to joinery than this new book from expert woodworker Gary Rogowski. The Complete Illustrated Guide to Joinery uses full-color, step-by-step photo essays to show you how to make every practical woodworking joint. Over 1,400 color photos and drawings illustrate the methods, from simple butt joints to angled tenons and complex scarf joints.
UPCOMING MASTERWORKS CLASS WITH GARY
Joinery Concentration: Mortise & Tenons
Masterworks: Joinery Concentration Feb. 17-21, 10am to 5pm, Monday through Friday.
Learn to master the most important joint for furniture making: the mortise and tenon joint. This Masterworks Class is for all levels as the newcomer and the practiced woodworker can both learn new techniques. Join us for practice with chisel and mallet and with band saw and router. Learn how a great joint feels when it fits right as you build several small projects that will improve your skills.
You are guaranteed to learn a bunch of stuff in class as well as take home a great little footstool. . This class counts as a prerequisite toward applying for our Mastery Programs .
Visit our WIN Program page to find out about our high school mentoring program. Woodworking Internships Northwest trains students to design, think creatively, and build fine furniture. Please note that our Registration Policy has changed with Paypal's new rules.
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The Mastery Study Program is your best opportunity to learn the art and practice of fine woodworking. Learn techniques for design and building that will last a lifetime. Join any of our Mastery Programs, spend time at the bench and invest in your education. Invest in yourself.