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Workshop: Carpentry Basics

  • Wylde Center's Edgewood Learning Garden 1503 Hardee Street NE Atlanta, GA 30307 United States (map)

Been wanting to try your hand at building basic projects out of wood, but not sure where to start? This is the perfect place. We’ll discuss the essentials of carpentry safety and practices before getting hands on. You’ll learn: drawing & planning, sourcing materials, carpentry tools, fasteners & joining, basic carpentry rules, measurements & cutting.

Then jump in to create a cute and clever soda/beer caddy – perfect for picnics, days by the pool, or just to show off in your kitchen!

About the Instructor:
Joey Zeigler operates a local business, Zeigler Homestead Services, that helps folks setup food systems in their backyard, including: chicken keeping, coop building, garden coaching, orcharding, passive and active rainwater harvesting systems, custom carpentry and many more homesteading efforts.  Joey has participated in the 2012 Urban Coop Tour of Atlanta, the 2013 Decatur Garden Tour, and sits on the board of directors for Morningside Farmers Market, and is a regular speaker on sustainable agriculture and homesteading techniques.  

from $45.00