Need a break from the computer to work with your hands? Go build something wooden.


Preferred Providers

🏢 Chicago Industrial Arts and Design Center

📍 Edgewater Glen

⚡Chicago Industrial Arts and Design Center (CIADC) is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit, charitable organization. Their mission is to provide continuing education, working access, and community for 3D object makers working with materials and processes requiring industrial workspace, specialized skill-sets, and shop equipment. They offer introductory woodworking classes as well as continuing education.

🎟Check out the course options 👉 here.

🏢 Chicago School of Woodworking

📍 Jefferson Park

⚡Chicago School of Woodworking's most popular classes are focused on building the foundations of woodworking through their 101, 102 and 103 class series. Each class builds on the skills learned in the previous. Looking for something more specific? They also offer specialty classes learn how to build a guitar, how to design your own furniture, and unique styles like woodturning.

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🎟One and Two Day Weekend Seminars👉 here.

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