Cabinet Making w/ Charlie

04/04/2021 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM CST

Admission

  • Free

Location

Austin, TX

Summary

This special all day event is a combination work day and skill share. Come learn how to make cabinets while building new cabinets for the bathrooms at the space! See the event description for more details.

Description

This special event is a combination work day and skill share.  Come learn how to make cabinets while building new cabinets for the bathrooms at the space!  There will be a Zoom session the night before Saturday 4/3 at 6 PM to go over the build and plan for the day.  Members should bring a sack lunch to eat outside during a break (refrigerator available in the lounge if needed).

 

Skills covered:

  • Basics of cabinetry - how to make cabinets with minimum amount of measurements (it really works!)
  • Table saw basic cuts - rip sheet goods, dado cuts, cross cut sled 
  • Hand router skills - dado joints, rabbet joints, edge trimming
  • Table router skills - cabinet door joints and profiles
  • Box and door construction
  • Pocket screws
  • Shelf edge trimming

 

Here's a sketch up of the cabinet design:

4 door cabinet sketch up

 

If you would like to make a donation for this class, please do so through our GoFundMe for improvements to the space - https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/growing-austins-creative-maker-community