Woodworking allows you to express your creativity by designing and building unique, personalized projects. Whether you’re creating a piece of furniture, a sculpture, or a decorative item, woodworking gives you the freedom to design and build something that reflects your personal style and interests. Woodworking can be mentally stimulating and challenging, which can help keep your mind sharp. You need to think critically, problem-solve, and use spatial reasoning skills to plan and execute your projects. Woodworking can also be a great way to reduce stress and promote relaxation. The process of working with your hands and focusing on a project can be meditative and help you unwind after a long day. Woodworking can also provide a sense of community and connection with other like-minded individuals. Joining a woodworking club or taking a class can introduce you to a supportive community of fellow woodworkers who can provide encouragement, advice, and inspiration.
Introduction to Woodworking
Learn How to identify types of wood
Introduction to hand tools (Hand saws, chisels, files, etc.)
Introduction to power tools - Jigsaw, , Router Machine, Drill Machine, Power Sanders
In- depth knowledge to these machines regarding the right use, safety guidelines while using them and hacks
How to design and execute your own ideas | Hands-on practice with tools and building a simple project (a hammer, a work desk organiser, a chess board, etc.) with what you learnt
Includes 2 days of Basic modules plus more.
Joinery - understanding the Japanese technique of joinery + final build planning (your project idea)
Visit to Saw Mill - Procurement of the material for your build
Tool training on bench tools - table saw, scroll saw, drill press and mitre saw
Design & build your own project
Post processing and finishing - polishing and sanding
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Its one of the original workshops at Maker’s Asylum and now happens at our space in the woodoworking artisanal village of Moira, Goa.
Yes. As the workshop if offline and happens in a batch at our woodworking shop you will need to be physically present here.
No. Although we will be happy to assist you and recommend you some places around for stay.
1. Material for the initial couple of days for your learning and execution of your project
2. Program facilitation and supervision
3. Access to the lab, tools and experts in the field
4. 20% discount on all food and beverages at Drill Press Cafe
Its for anyone who wants to start exploring the world of making and building by themselves. Age no barrier (16+)
Yes, in the advance workshop you will be able to.
In the basic workshop you will get to make a custom desk organiser.
In the advance workshop – a build of your choice. People have made anything from a coffee table, to a dog house, to a book rack, planters and many more.