This course is ideal for anyone wanting to know more about dovetailing - the mark of a master craftsman. A well-executed dovetail joint is the epitome of high-level craftsmanship, however, it is surprisingly easy with the right tuition. Come and learn techniques used and taught at 'robinson house studio'. Hand-cut through and lapped dovetails will be demonstrated in stages and students gain practical experience.
introduction to dovetails, tool selection, marking out, sawing and chiselling. Through dovetail practical
lapped dovetail instruction, waste removal by hand and machine. Lapped dovetail practical, a look at secret mitre & puzzle joints.