I will teach you the basic techniques of woodworking using hand-tools. The first two days you will learn how to make the first cuts with a handsaw, how to use the hand-plane and the most essential equipment. I will show you the difference between the local woods I use and how to understand them. You will have the chance to practice it working at my workbench From the third day I will show you some basic joinery techniques- without using screws or nails- like lap joints, tenon joints, dovetails, etc. And you will make them The following 5/6 days, I will teach you how to make chopping boards, wooden boxes, picture frames, etc. During the workshop I will show you some books, and discuss techniques and furniture history. At the end of the workshop you can take the product you have made back home. I can ship them. This is a practical experience so the more days you decide to stay the more you will learn. It will be a chance to learn a unique craft in a wonderful place in Italy!
Il tuo host
My name is Marco, 31 years old of Italo-Argentine parents. I'm a wood worker since 2012 with a business making hand-crafted objects, customized furniture, and picture frames, and doing furniture-restoration work. I have an on-line outlet for much of my work. I speak good English, and I'm bilingual in Italian and Spanish.
Che cosa è incluso
Dove ti troverai
I live in Sarnano a small village in the foothills of the Sibillini Mountains in the Marches, the area has a beautiful nature and landscapes. My workshop is ten minutes walk to the town, there are bars, pubs, supermarkets, small local shops. Also a bus service to the provincial town of Macerata, and small towns to visit nearby.
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Termini di cancellazione
È possibile cancellare e ottenere il rimborso totale di qualsiasi esperienza entro 24 ore dall'acquisto.
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Requisiti degli ospiti
Possono partecipare fino a 4 ospiti a partire dai 18 anni.
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When you are here, during the workshop, you have different accommodation options in Sarnano, like hotels, private rooms/apartments, bed and breakfast, etc. I can help you find the best service for you . If you need more info about the experience before book it, please feel free to contact me
Traditional Wood-working Workshop
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