Wood Open Studio


CANCELED Wood Open Studio

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

Meeting Times
  1. Fri, 10/13/2023 9:00:00 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

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