Guild of Oregon Woodworkers

7634 SW 34th Avenue Portland, OR 97219


  • 04 Jun 2019
  • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • The Guild Shop
  • 4


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Basics Lecture 1- Introduction to Woodworking 

Instructor – Eddee Edson

This class gives an overview to wood and woodworking. It is designed to give the student a basic understanding of the terms and vocabulary of woodworking, types of wood, how it is cut, graded and sold. The class will also review general safety issues including wood allergies, tools, hearing, sight, and dust control. This class does not cover the requirements for a White Card.

This one of seven Basics Lecture classes that is offered to beginner level woodworkers. We recommend that you take any of these classes you feel you need in any order that fits your schedule. 

Please contact Doug Drake at with questions.


Please register online.

In order to complete your registration payment must be made within 7 days.Please go online and pay using PayPal or send a check made to the order of the Guild of Oregon Woodworkers. Reference the class title on the memo line and mail it to: GOOW-Registrar, C/O Julie Niemeyer, 20282 SW Inglis Drive, Beaverton, OR 97007

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