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Basic Cabinetmaking

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Five Saturdays 10/24,31 Nov 7,14,21  9-5:30PM

If you take this class immediately following Intro to Cabinetmaking, the cost is reduced $100

This class will help you develop skills for finer cabinet construction using cabinet-grade plywood and solid wood face frames. Each student will build their own kitchen base cabinet (or router table) with raised panel drawer face and doors.  The skills and techniques learned in the building of the base cabinet are repeated for every element of kitchen cabinet construction or other casework.

  • Develop plans and cut lists,
  • Table saw setup and safety,
  • Dimensioning solid wood,
  • Pocket hole joinery,
  • Biscuit joinery,
  • Cope and stick door joinery,
  • Cutting Mitres
  • Shaping Raised Panels,
  • Selecting and installing cabinet hardware.

Tuition: $595 plus a materials fee estimated to be $125. Making a router table will cost an additional $75 in materials, including premium casters, dust port, T-bolts, wing knobs, and Lexan safety plate. The materials fee will be finalized at the end of class. Six 8-hour sessions, six students maximum. Lunch on your own.  A deposit is required to confirm your reservation.  Deposit is refundable until 30 days before the class. 

Class deposit   $50    -   Entire amount is credited to your deposit. Tuition balance due at first class. 

Instructor: Dante DiIanni

Dante DiIanni has owned and operated G.N.A. Woodworks, a full service fine cabinet shop since 1995. In 2004, he was awarded the title "Master Woodworker" by the Marc Adams School of Woodworking and continues to study with some of the best woodworkers in North America.

Location: GNA Woodworks
831 Broadway
McKees Rocks,  PA 15136

Phone: 412-331-0009


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