Build A Skateboard
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Class Days: Please make a selection aboveSaturday; Sunday
Class Time: Please make a selection above10am-4pm (11 total hours)
Age Group: Ages 18+
Class Code: Please make a selection above3WOD27A22-A
Entry Level Class (No prerequisite required) in Woodworking
Member Price: $407.50
Build your very own custom skateboard from seven layers of hard maple veneer. Learn to shape a foam mold, the woodworking techniques, and the concepts of vacuum press veneering for bending wood. You will practice using basic woodworking power tools, including the band saw and power sanders, as well as hand tools, such as files, rasps, and planes. Apply a basic wood finish and set up your skateboard deck to ride.
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David Page has been involved at The Crucible since 2010, wearing every hat from CREATE Member to Volunteer, and is is an instructor in the Woodworking Department. He is infectiously positive and an artist who stays true to his creative vision. He is a third-generation woodworker with over 30 years of experience. His first woodturning class was in 1993. Now, he specializes in both cabinetry and woodworking, finding relaxation in his work.