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Open Boatshop

December 6
5:30-8:30pm

$30 CBMM members and $40 non-members
Registration required to 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org

Have an idea for a woodworking project but just don’t know where to start or perhaps don’t have the tools you need? Come to the Boatshop to work on these projects under the guidance one of CBMM’s experienced shipwrights.

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Open Boatshop

November 15
5:30-8:30pm

$30 CBMM members and $40 non-members
Registration required to 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org

Have an idea for a woodworking project but just don’t know where to start or perhaps don’t have the tools you need? Come to the Boatshop to work on these projects under the guidance one of CBMM’s experienced shipwrights.

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Open Boatshop

October 11
5:30-8:30pm

$30 CBMM members and $40 non-members
Registration required to 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org

Have an idea for a woodworking project but just don’t know where to start or perhaps don’t have the tools you need? Come to the Boatshop to work on these projects under the guidance one of CBMM’s experienced shipwrights.

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Timberframing Workshop

9/18/17 UPDATE – This program is now full.

Thursday, September 28 to Sunday, October 1
9am-4pm, CBMM Boatshop
$275 CBMM members; $325 non-members

 

Participants will learn about the age-old building process of timber framing, help layout a building plan and mortise and tenons using all hands tools. Instructor Grigg Mullen got involved in timber framing in 1994 as a craftsman, engineer, rigger and event organizer. In this time, he has worked on numerous projects both in the US and UK. He joined the Timber Framers Guild in 1994, serving three terms on the TFG board of directors, and is a founding and ongoing member of the Timber Framing Engineering Council.

CBMM offers after-school canvas painting class

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering a free, two-day canvas building and painting class for students in grades six to nine. Held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, September 25, and Wednesday, September 27, students will build a stretcher frame and stretch their own canvas the first day, and use their finished product on Wednesday to paint their own masterpiece. Creativity is encouraged, and artistic guidance will be provided. Registration is required to bit.ly/CBMM_CanvasPainting. To learn more, visit cbmm.org.

CBMM offers women’s woodworking November 3-5, 11-12

(ST MICHAELS, MD – September 6, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering a women-only intermediate woodworking class in its boatshop from Friday, November 3, through Sunday, November 5, and Saturday, November 11, through Sunday, November 12, from 10am to 4pm each day. Participants should plan to attend all five sessions.

Led by Boatyard Programs Manager Jennifer Kuhn, this woodworking opportunity will teach participants to build a stool, focusing on the importance of layout and good joinery, while deepening their understanding of woodworking. Basic tools and materials are provided. Prior woodworking experience is required, with class size limited and advanced registration needed at bit.ly/CBMMBoatshopPrograms.

The cost for this five-day workshop is $250 for CBMM members or $275 for non-members. Participants must be 16 years of age or older, unless accompanied by an adult. For more details, contact Jenn Kuhn at 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org.

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CBMM is hosting an intermediate women’s woodworking class this November. Led by Boatyard Programs Manager Jenn Kuhn, this course will teach participants to build a stool, focusing on the importance of layout and good joinery, while deepening their understanding of woodworking. To register, go to bit.ly/CBMMBoatshopPrograms.

Learn woodworking at CBMM this fall

(ST MICHAELS, MD – September 5, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting experienced and novice woodworkers to its Open Boatshop program on Sept. 14, Oct. 11, Nov. 15 and Dec. 6. The program runs from 5:30-8:30 pm., with class size limited and advanced registration needed.

The program invites members of the public to CBMM’s boatyard to work on a small woodworking project of their own, or to bring ideas and seek advice on a future project.

Participants will gain the advice and guidance of an experienced shipwright and woodworker, along with assistance with CBMM’s machinery and tools, plans, measurements and the execution of their small-scale project. Projects can include plans for a small holiday gift, frames, furniture, models, artwork and more.

The Open Boatshop program is $30 per session for CBMM members, or $40 per session for non-members. Participants must be 16 or older, unless accompanied by an adult. To register or for more information, contact CBMM Boatyard Program Manager Jenn Kuhn at 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org.

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Beginning Thursday, Sept. 14, and continuing on select dates through December, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels is opening its boatshop for novice and experienced woodworkers to gain advice and assistance on their small-scale woodworking projects. The program takes place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. with a per session price of $30 for CBMM members and $40 for non-members. Participation is limited, with advanced registrations needed by contacting CBMM Boatyard Program Manager Jenn Kuhn at 410-745-4980 or afad@cbmm.org.

FULL – Girls’ Woodshop

8/8/17 UPDATE – This program is now full.

Monday, August 21- Wednesday, August 23 
5:30-7:30 PM
Free

Calling all girls in grades six to nine! Join CBMM  for an evening Girls’ Woodshop program. Over the course of three days, we will teach you the basics of hand tools and wood construction as we each create our own planter box from scratch. Led by Seip Family Foundation Rising Tide Apprentice Lauren Gaunt, the goal of the workshop is to provide girls with knowledge of basic hand tools and wood construction, and help them feel confident and at home in the workshop.

Space is limited and registration is first come, first served. Participants must attend all three days, as the project will progress step by step over the course of the program.

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Girls’ Woodshop program at CBMM this August

8/8/17 UPDATE – This program is now full.

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(ST MICHAELS, MD – August 3, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is hosting an evening Girls’ Woodshop program, running Monday, August 21, to Wednesday, August 23, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. each day.

Over the course of three days, girls in grades six through nine will learn basics of hand tools and wood construction as each creates their own planter box from scratch. Participation is limited, with pre-registration needed.

Led by Seip Family Foundation Rising Tide Apprentice Lauren Gaunt, the workshop is designed to provide girls with basic woodworking knowledge while helping them feel confident and at home in a workshop. Participants must attend all three days, as the project will progress step by step over the course of the program.

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