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Class: Kumiko Panels (first of 2 weeks)

Kumiko Panel

The art of Kumiko is a great way to make a panel the focal point of a project.

In this class you will learn the types of wood to use for Kumiko, the jigs necessary for trimming the parts to size, how to mill accurate Kumiko strips.

You will also learn how to cut and size parts to make an Asa-no-ha panel.


This class meets for 2 weeks, 3 hours each morning :

  • Saturday, March 23 from 9:00am-Noon
  • Saturday, March 30 from 9:00am-Noon

INSTRUCTOR: Logan Wittmer, Editor in Chief of Popular Woodworking
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Skill Building Class signup:

This is a great opportunity to get some first class woodworking training from expert professionals right here in Des Moines.

Classes are designed for beginners as well as intermediate woodworkers and cover a range of topics.

Class tuition and locations vary by class this session, so be sure to check those details below.

A list of required materials will be determined by the instructor and may vary widely depending on students’ choice of wood.

For insurance purposes, you must be a current member of the Des Moines Woodworkers Association to sign up for classes. Not a member? You can sign up for membership and for classes at the same time! You can find instructions for joining the DMWA under Join Club in the Club menu.

To sign up, simply visit our Online Payment page (opens in a new window) to register and pay. Be sure to fill in the Reason with the name of the class or classes you are signing up for. Our first class starts on March 2nd and spots are limited, so sign up soon if you're interested!

Event Details:

Event Date March 23, 2024, 9:00 am
Event End Date March 23, 2024, 12:00 pm
Capacity 8
Cut off date March 22, 2024, 5:00 pm
Individual Price $90
Location Logan's Shop
Categories Classes and Seminars (paid / limited seating)

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