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New Intermediate Course ‘Mechanical Joinery’

© Pete Mattila 'Joinery Studies'Waterside is expanding its course offers and is proud to be offering a second intermediate course ‘MECHANICAL JOINERY’

This weekend course is suitable for all former students of Waterside who have completed Module 2 and runs over a 2-day period.The aim of this course is to explore the vocabulary of joinery design and its tooling and then professionally execute them. Through developing the artistic understanding of the union of two elements and develop the necessary tooling to invent and shape the material at hand, students will be able to walk away from a place of ‘Tradition’ to a place of contemporary technique. During the workshop students will learn and discuss traditional and hand forged joinery and will practice following joins: mortise and tenon, wedges, collaring, pipe rivets and a variety of hot riveting techniques and designs. Tasmanian based Pete Mattila, will be teaching with the assistance of the familiar Waterside crew.

Price $825 / $660 (student under 24)

Following weekend intensives are on offer:

  • Saturdays from 8:00am-5:30pm & Sunday from 8:00am-4:30pm
    • ENROL in June Intensive (Jun 9th / Jun 10th)

 To check out all our courses on offer please go to CLASSES