Make Wooden Block Houses

1-hour hands-on workshop for children age 4-10.

Upcoming Workshops

  • 25 New Zealand dollars
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Workshop Overview

LEARN TO SAW WOOD LIKE A PRO! Make a set of adorable wooden houses to play with or to decorate your home. This 1-hour workshop offers a great introduction to woodwork. Children learn to measure, draw, saw, and sand wood. It is a fast-track opportunity for kids to learn about tools, techniques, and safety as they complete a simple project. - All tools, materials, and safety gear provided, - Children get to keep their wooden creations, - Suitable for boys & girls age 4-10, - Parents are welcome to stay. DURATION: approx. 1 hour, CLASS SIZE: up to 6 children only, PROJECT: a set of toy Wooden Block Houses, SKILLS TO LEARN: measuring, drawing, clamping, cross-cutting and sanding wood, TOOLS USED: carpenter's pencil, quick square, wood clamps, pull saw, saw guide, sanding blocks, and various grits of sanding paper. ATTENDANCE: Please arrive 15 min before the session starts to ensure children receive the necessary instructions and briefing from the Instructor. SAFETY: Closed-toe shoes must be worn at all times during woodworking classes. Due to Health & Safety regulations, children not wearing closed-toe shoes will not be permitted to take part in a woodworking class.

Terms & Conditions

Workshop fees are not refundable and can not be transferred to future classes or to other children. There are no make-up classes, credits, or refunds.