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September 30th - Making a Dovetailed Box with Vic Tesolin

  • Date: Thursday, September 30th
  • Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • Instructor: Vic Tesolin (Vic Tesolin Woodworks, The Minimalist Woodworker,
  • Cost: $195

Making a box is a great way to up your woodworking skills without using a lot of material or space. Boxes also allow you play with colour, different wood species and different techniques. This box has dovetailed corners and a lift-off rabbeted lid. In this class you will learn to:

  • Layout and cut dovetails with hand tools
  • Mark and measure with confidence
  • Make a rabbeted lid
  • Assemble without stress
  • Pick and apply a suitable finish

Vic will be demonstrating both hand and power tool techniques that will get the job done accurately and efficiently. This box has a single dovetail on each corner and is sized perfectly to store 1/4-sheets of letter-sized paper. In the end, you will leave with a beautiful box and a whole host of woodworking skills that you can apply to almost any build.

All tools and materials will be provided. Boxes will be made from cherry. In this class students will be using router table, clamps, pliers, saws, mallets, chisels, block plane, marking knife, coping saw and various sanding tools.

This workshop will include lunch, snacks and drinks.

Registration is limited. In order to avoid disapointment please register early.

Beverages are provided for most workshops. Some longer sessions may include a light lunch. This will be included in the workshop description   If you have any special dietary restrictions please leave details in the "Notes" section of Checkout.

Students must be 16 years old or older to attend any workshop or class.

Prices are subject to HST.


As of September 22nd, 2021 - we will require proof of vaccination to participate in one of our courses.

Students will need to present the vaccination receipt or documentation required in your province - (displayed on a mobile device or printed on paper), along with valid Government-Issued Identification matching that on the Immunization Record

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