The sharpest tool in your shop should be your mind. We'll help you hone it to a mirror edge.
North America’s best woodworking educational event is back for another year, with more classes and instructors then ever. Join us in our classrooms and shops in Des Moines, Iowa, to sharpen your woodworking chops and talk shop with fellow woodworkers from all over the country. Learn more about Weekend With WOOD.
Your $565 tuition includes:
- Inspiring, informative woodworking instruction taught by the world’s best woodworkers
- A swag bag stuffed with woodworking goodies, including the Complete WOOD Magazine Digital Archive on USB drive.
- Buffet-style lunches
- Optional events for you and your spouse
From basic joinery and finishing fundamentals, to dovetails and cabinetmaking, to fine furniture techniques such as wood bending, veneering, and inlay, Weekend With WOOD classes give you the know-how and confidence to challenge yourself. Check out the class selection.
With more than 300 collective years of woodworking experience, you’ll learn techniques, tips, and tricks from the best woodworkers in the business. Meet the masters who will teach you at Weekend With WOOD.
All class and no play makes Jack a dull woodworker, so we’ve included optional events for you to network with fellow attendees and WOOD staff, get some hands-on tool time, and shape up your shop with new tools.
While you’re getting schooled in woodworking, we can entertain and educate your spouse. The 2017 Weekend With WOOD Spouse Event ($295) includes historic tours, food and gardening classes, and much more.