Make a Wooden Helicopter

2-hours hands-on workshop for children age 8-12.

Upcoming Workshops

  • 59 New Zealand dollars
  • GREYTOWN|UPPER HUTT|WELLINGTON|MARTINBOROUGH|PETONE

Workshop Overview

GET THE TASTE OF OLD-SCHOOL MODEL-MAKING! This 2-hours class is a great introduction for children to traditional model-making. During this workshop, children learn precision measuring, drilling, sanding, and various wood-joining techniques. This workshop is best suited for children who have already completed our beginner's workshops. For younger children or complete beginners, we recommend our "Make Wooden Block Houses" or "Make a Wooden Camera" projects. - All tools, materials, and safety gear provided, - Children get to keep their wooden creations, - Suitable for boys & girls age 8-12, DURATION: approx. 2 hours, CLASS SIZE: up to 6 children only, PROJECT: a Wooden Helicopter toy, SKILLS TO LEARN: measuring, drawing, clamping, drilling, joining, gluing, and sanding. TOOLS USED: carpenter's pencil, quick square, awl, wood clamps, hand drill, screwdrivers, and hardware, sanding blocks, and various grits of sanding paper, PVA glue. 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.