Make a Wooden Pickup Truck

1.5-hours hands-on workshop for children age 5-12.

Upcoming Workshops

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Workshop Overview

VROOM VROOM! During this 1.5-hours workshop, children learn geometry, measuring, and drawing techniques, drill holes, use glue to join wood together, work with hammers, screwdrivers, and hardware. Just imaging the fun of making a wooden pickup truck by yourself! This workshop is best suited for children with some experience in woodwork/crafts. 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 5-12, - Parents are welcome to stay. DURATION: approx. 1.5 hours, CLASS SIZE: up to 6 children only, PROJECT: a Wooden Pickup Truck toy, SKILLS TO LEARN: measuring, drawing, clamping, drilling, joining wood, and sanding. TOOLS USED: carpenter's pencil, quick square, bradawl, wood clamps, hand drill, hammer, screwdrivers, and hardware, 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

To cancel a booking, please contact us in writing, at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled class date. Email: workshops@toymaker.co.nz .