Back To School Six Thoughts On Getting Started At Woodworking School
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Photo by Phoebe Kuo.Across the world, students are heading back to school - and some of them are on their way to woodworking schools, like The Krenov School (my alma mater), North Bennet Street School, Center for Furniture Craftsmanship and many more.
It was only a few years ago that I was gearing up for the same journey - and I have a little list of learning moments (i.e.screwups/mistakes/regrets) that I want to pass along, to those on their way to the halls of learning.
At the outset, let me say - these apply to anyone taking a woodworking course of any length.While a nine month intensive and a weekend workshop are certainly different, what you can do to improve your learning experience applies equally in both settings.
Some of these will even help the autodidacts out there working alone in the garage.Spend where it counts.You've been given a list of tools to buy, just as I was.While you could easily go to a high-end retailer to buy your full outfit, that may well set you back quite a bit, or you might spend your money in the wrong places.
My hard lesson here - I went to...