Saw Horse Timber Frame Class (with Jon Anderson of Star Hill Timberworks)

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Saw Horse Timber Frame Class (with Jon Anderson of Star Hill Timberworks)

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - March 3 @ 5:00 pm

$600 – $700

Join our Saw Horse Class for a hands-on journey into the timeless craft of timber framing. In this workshop, participants will craft their own set of saw horses from sturdy 6×6 timbers, gaining practical skills in timber framing essentials such as square rule layout, tenon and mortise cutting, test fitting, and draw-boring. These saw horses, made with precision and care, aren’t just a class project – they’re yours to take home and enhance your woodworking endeavors. Whether you’re a woodworking enthusiast or a beginner eager to explore timber framing, this class offers a unique opportunity to learn the basics while creating a functional masterpiece for your home shop or work area.

Date: March 1-3, Friday afternoon and all day Saturday and Sunday
Time: Friday 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Lunch will be provided Saturday and Sunday.
Location: Coon Valley, WI
Ages: Adults
(Responsible 15- to 17-year-olds may enroll with a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.)

Required Equipment:

Framing Chisel 1 1/2″ or 2″ – If you don’t have one, you can reserve a Star Hill chisel at checkout ($170, available the first day of class), or purchase one elsewhere

Sturdy works shoes (we like protected toes)

Ear Plugs

Safety Glasses


Dust Mask (optional)

Instructions: Be sure to bring all required equipment listed in the course listing. Lunch will be provided on Saturday and Sunday, but feel free to bring snacks and water as you wish.


Sliding Scale Course Fees

Supporter Level Ticket: $700

Sustainer Level Ticket: $650

Supported Level Ticket: $600


March 1 @ 3:00 pm
March 3 @ 5:00 pm
$600 – $700
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