It looks like we’ll be running down to SoCal at the end of February to visit family & clients. We’ll take advantage of the opportunity to hit the Gamble House Joinery Tour, hit Disneyland while the kids are at school, and most importantly: Darrell Peart’s Greene & Greene Details I class at the William Ng School of Woodworking!
I noticed that Marc Spagnoula (Woodwhisperer) is teaching classes there (i.e. Hall Brothers Frame, etc.). I’m really jazzed because I’ve never taken a woodworking class (other than shop), I’ll get to meet Darrell, and I’ll get to practice all of the details I’ll need to make our Aurora sofa table.
For those of you not familiar with the class, you make a corner of a table with leg taper details, ebony splines, breadboard ends, and cloud lifts. You walk out of there after two days with a cute little display piece:
-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails