All courses are held at Chris Tribe’s workshop at The Cornmill in Ilkley unless otherwise stated. Courses start at 9.00am and finish at 5.00pm, although the workshop will be open from 8.00am to 6.00pm.

Explore all available woodwork courses here.

Oct
2
Mon
2017
Dovetailing and drawer fitting. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/drawer-fitting-and-dovetailing-five-day-course/
Oct 2 – Oct 6 all-day

Make a small two drawer box with piston fit drawers made with through and lap dovetails.

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Oct
14
Sat
2017
Tool sharpening and maintenance weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Oct 14 – Oct 15 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance plus hand preparation of timber.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Oct
27
Fri
2017
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Oct 27 – Oct 30 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Nov
6
Mon
2017
Cabinet making techniques @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/cabinet-making-techniques/
Nov 6 – Nov 10 all-day

Learn modern cabinet making techniques making a base cabinet with both  in frame and overlay doors and drawers.

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Nov
25
Sat
2017
Basic jointing weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-jointing-weekend/
Nov 25 – Nov 26 all-day

Learn how to plane and saw square and cut mortice and tenon and half lap joints whilst making a small stool/table.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton

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Nov
27
Mon
2017
Router skills. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/router-skills/
Nov 27 – Dec 1 all-day

Explore the full range of the most versatile tool in the workshop. We will use the router hand held and in a router table to make an elegant  circular walnut table.

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Dec
9
Sat
2017
Dovetailing weekend. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-skills-part-three
Dec 9 – Dec 10 all-day

Learn how to cut both through and lap dovetails whilst making two pairs of book ends.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Dec
29
Fri
2017
Half day woodwork taster. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/woodwork-taster-half-day/
Dec 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Introduction to basic woodworking skills, planing, sawing and cutting a simple joint. Based on making a set of our trivets.

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Dec
30
Sat
2017
Half day marquetry taster. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/marquetry-taster-half-day/
Dec 30 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Introduction to basic marquetry cuts and sand shading. Make a fluted motif coaster of plaque.

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Jan
13
Sat
2018
Tool sharpening and maintenance weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/tool-sharpening-and-fettling-weekend/
Jan 13 – Jan 14 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance plus hand preparation of timber.

Held at British Hardwoods near Skipton

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Jan
19
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Jan 19 – Jan 22 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Feb
5
Mon
2018
Make your own work bench. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/make-your-own-work-bench/
Feb 5 – Feb 10 all-day

Make a robust beech work bench with front and tail vices and bench dogs.

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Feb
24
Sat
2018
Basic jointing weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-jointing-weekend/
Feb 24 – Feb 25 all-day

Learn how to plane and saw square and cut mortice and tenon and half lap joints whilst making a small stool/table.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton

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Feb
26
Mon
2018
Router skills. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/router-skills/
Feb 26 – Mar 2 all-day

Explore the full range of the most versatile tool in the workshop. We will use the router hand held and in a router table to make an elegant  circular walnut table.

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Mar
9
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course – Ladies only @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Mar 9 – Mar 12 all-day
Mar
24
Sat
2018
Dovetailing weekend. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-skills-part-three
Mar 24 – Mar 26 all-day

Learn how to cut both through and lap dovetails whilst making two pairs of book ends.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Apr
6
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Apr 6 – Apr 9 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Apr
16
Mon
2018
Make a book case @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/improvers-make-a-book-case-5-days/
Apr 16 – Apr 20 all-day

Learn new skills such as book matched burr veneering, inlaying, lap dovetails and sliding dovetails whilst making an elegant book case.

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Apr
28
Sat
2018
Tool sharpening and maintenance weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Apr 28 – Apr 29 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance plus hand preparation of timber.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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May
4
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
May 4 – May 7 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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May
14
Mon
2018
Router skills. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/router-skills/
May 14 – May 18 all-day

Explore the full range of the most versatile tool in the workshop. We will use the router hand held and in a router table to make an elegant  circular walnut table.

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Jun
1
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Jun 1 – Jun 4 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Jun
8
Fri
2018
Basic jointing weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-jointing-weekend/
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day

Learn how to plane and saw square and cut mortice and tenon and half lap joints whilst making a small stool/table.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton

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Jul
6
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Jul 6 – Jul 9 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Jul
14
Sat
2018
Dovetailing weekend. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-skills-part-three
Jul 14 – Jul 15 all-day

Learn how to cut both through and lap dovetails whilst making two pairs of book ends.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Jul
23
Mon
2018
Make your own work bench. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/make-your-own-work-bench/
Jul 23 – Jul 28 all-day

Make a robust beech work bench with front and tail vices and bench dogs.

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Aug
10
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Aug 10 – Aug 13 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Aug
18
Sat
2018
Tool sharpening and maintenance weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Aug 18 – Aug 19 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance plus hand preparation of timber.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Sep
1
Sat
2018
Chair making part I
Sep 1 – Sep 2 all-day

First part of five part chair making course.

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Sep
3
Mon
2018
Dovetailing and drawer fitting. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/drawer-fitting-and-dovetailing-five-day-course/
Sep 3 – Sep 7 all-day

Make a small two drawer box with piston fit drawers made with through and lap dovetails.

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Sep
21
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Sep 21 – Sep 24 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Sep
29
Sat
2018
Chair making part II
Sep 29 all-day

Second part of five part chair making course.

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Oct
5
Fri
2018
Basic jointing weekend @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-jointing-weekend/
Oct 5 – Oct 7 all-day

Learn how to plane and saw square and cut mortice and tenon and half lap joints whilst making a small stool/table.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton

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Oct
8
Mon
2018
Make a book case @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/improvers-make-a-book-case-5-days/
Oct 8 – Oct 12 all-day

Learn new skills such as book matched burr veneering, inlaying, lap dovetails and sliding dovetails whilst making an elegant book case.

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Oct
13
Sat
2018
Chair making part III
Oct 13 all-day

Third part of five part chair making course.

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Oct
19
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Oct 19 – Oct 22 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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Oct
27
Sat
2018
Dovetailing weekend. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/basic-skills-part-three
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day

Learn how to cut both through and lap dovetails whilst making two pairs of book ends.

Note: From 2018 this course is held at British Hardwoods near Skipton.

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Nov
10
Sat
2018
Chair making part IV
Nov 10 all-day

Part four of five part chair making course.

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Nov
12
Mon
2018
Router skills. @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/router-skills/
Nov 12 – Nov 16 all-day

Explore the full range of the most versatile tool in the workshop. We will use the router hand held and in a router table to make an elegant  circular walnut table.

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Nov
23
Fri
2018
Beginners four day course @ http://www.christribefurniturecourses.com/index.php/beginners-make-a-table-4-days/
Nov 23 – Nov 26 all-day

Tool sharpening and maintenance, joint cutting by hand and machine, based around making an oak table.

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