Wood Open Studio


CANCELED Wood Open Studio

Open studio is canceled today to allow preparations for the Night at BARN fundraiser.


Tuition Assistance and Other Policies

Meeting Times
  1. Fri, 10/13/2023 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fri, 10/13/2023


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Has Prerequisite, Open Studio

Woodworking & Small Boatbuilding Studio

Carving, General Woodworking, Hand Woodworking


This is a time to use the equipment in a collaborative atmosphere where others share tips and offer a hand when needed. A trained monitor is always on duty!


  • Free for members, $20 drop-in fee for non-members.
  • Basic tools and shop supplies, such as sandpaper, are provided by BARN.
  • Bring your own wood, hardware, etc.
  • There is no formal instruction during open studio.
  • Protective eye wear that complies with ANSI Standard Z87 or the equivalent European Union Standard EN 166 is required at all times in the Woodshop Studio.
  • Avoid loose clothing and wear closed-toe shoes.
  • Noisy equipment may warrant wearing hearing protection.


  • You must have taken Orientation to the Woodshop class (free for members).
  • To use specific power tools, you must have taken the appropriate tool safety checkout classes:
    • Woodshop Tool Safety Checkout 1 qualifies you for jointers, planers, table saws, chop saw, and drill presses.
    • Woodshop Tool Safety Checkout 2 covers the bandsaws, routers, and router tables, scroll saws and three stationary sanding machines: edge, drum and spindle.

Class Policies

  • Ages 14 and up are welcome. 

BARN Policies

  • View BARN's Cancellation and Refund Policy.
  • Tuition Assistance is available. Fill out the application before registering.
  • BARN is committed to accessibility. We try to make accommodations when requested; the earlier you contact us, the more likely we can help. Please email accessibility@bainbridgebarn.org to find out more or request an accommodation.
  • Sensory Statement: Makerspaces like BARN can be noisy and cluttered, smell strongly, and have bright or flickering lights.
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