Furniture Making 201 W/ Adrian Summers


Taught by Adrian Summers, you’ll learn to construct a cabinet carcass and fit it with a frame and panel door and hand cut dovetailed drawer. Furniture Making 201 will cover design considerations, advanced joinery techniques, Basics and intermediate router table work, layout of materials, cutting sequence, gluing, squaring-up the assembly in proper sequence. Door construction will cover options to avoid warpage, expansion concerns, joinery, hardware selection, and getting a perfect fit. Hand-cut dovetail drawer construction will be covered as well as details of fitting & aligning. An understanding of proper material milling is required. Class consists of 9 three hour Wednesday night sessions. Class sessions are subject to change at the discretion of the Instructor.

All tools and materials provided. Project pictured shown in cherry with maple panel and drawer.

Beginning Furniture Making or
permission of the instructor

Skill Level
Intermediate to Advanced

Furniture 201 SideFurniture 201 Front closed

Wednesdays Mar. 7 - May 9

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Adrian Summers

The Woodworkers Club

Tuition $525 + $150 Cherry and Maple materials, hardware, and consumables included.


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