Cerritos College Woodworking Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Manufacturing Day
What: Tours and Demonstrations of Technology Division's various Career Technical Education Departments 
When: October 5, 2018, 9 am - 3 pm
Where: Cerritos College Woodworking Building

The Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Annual Hand Tool Event
What: Try out some of the best handtools available today!
When: October 5 - October 6, 2018
Where: Cerritos College Woodworking Building, Room WD-13

More information: https://www.lie-nielsen.com/hand-tool-events/USA/203

Please note: Admission is free and open to the public.  Paid parking is available on site, in Lot 10 for $2.00 a day. 

CSAW Presents: Third Annual Hardwood Derby
What:  Hardwood Derby is a racing competition with various categories to win
When:  Saturday, October 6, 2018
Where:  Cerritos College Woodworking Building

Hardwood Derby Rules 2018 (pdf)

Hardwood Derby 2018 Poster (jpg)

Entry Form (pdf)

Paid parking is available on site, in Lot 10 for $2.00 a day. 

 

PAST EVENTS

CSAW Presents: 12th Annual Woodworking Celebration

What: See what our students have created and help celebrate at our awards ceremony! 
When: Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 10 am - 2 pm
Where: Woodworking Building
Lunch: Lunch provided, potluck dessert bar (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!

Additional Details:
Free parking in Lot 10
Even entrant receives one free raffle ticket 
Entrants must be present to win!
CSAW swag on sale
Vendors' market for on sale items in  WMT Room 15
CSAW graphics available for screen printing
Bring your shirts/aprons/etc. from home to print on
Hardwood Derby track and World Wood Day Exhibitions on display 
Live demonstrations and giveaways
Vote for your favorite student work for the People’s Choice awards

CSAW Presents: Meet Alan Breed!
What: Demonstrations
When: Friday, April 27, 2018 from 11 am - 4 pm and slideshow/lecture from 7 pm-9 pm in FA13. 
Where: Woodworking Building

Additional Details: Free for currently enrolled woodworking students
Demos on how to:
- select wood for a project
- use your hands as a compass in cutting curves
- put this information to use by carving a fan, shell, and flower
CSAW Allan Breed Event

CSAW Presents: Second Annual Hardwood Derby
What:  Hardwood Derby competition with various competition categories
When:  Saturday, October 28, 2017
Where:  Cerritos College Woodworking Building

Hardwood Derby Rules 2017 (pdf)

Hardwood Derby 2017 Poster (jpg)

Entry Form (pdf)

Early registration before Oct 24 - $10 first car/$5 each additional
Registration after Oct 24 and walk-ups - $15/$10

Wheel kits are available for $5 each at Cerritos Woodworking or can be shipped to those who cannot make it to the school. Each kit includes 4 wheels and 4 axles.

For more information, contact Ron:  HardwoodDerby@gmail.com or (714) 671-8045


The Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Annual Hand Tool Event
What:  Try out some of the best handtools available today
When:  October 6-7, 2017. Friday (10 am - 6 pm) and Saturday (10 am - 5 pm)
Where:  Cerritos College Woodworking Building

Please note: Admission is free and open to the public.  Paid parking is available on site, in Lot 10 for $2.00 a day. 


CSAW Presents: Annual Woodworking Celebration
What: See what our students have created!
When: Saturday, May 20, 2017; 10 am - 2 pm
Where: Woodworking Building
Lunch: Lunch provided, potluck dessert (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!


The Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Annual Hand Tool Event
What: Try out some of the best handtools available today
When:
 September 30 - October 1, 2016
Where: Cerritos College Woodworking Building, Room WD-13


CSAW Presents: First Annual Hardwood Derby

What:  Hardwood Derby competition with various competition categories
When: Saturday, October 1, 2016
Where: Cerritos College Woodworking Building

Walk-up registration OKAY!

For more information, contact:  HardwoodDerby@gmail.com 


CSAW Presents: Annual Woodworking Celebration
What: See what our students have created!
When: Saturday, May 21, 2016; 10 am - 2 pm
Where: Woodworking Building
Lunch: Lunch provided, potluck dessert (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!


Society of American Period Furniture Makers
What: SAPFM Meeting of the SoCal Chapter – featuring award-winning period furniture maker/craftsman, Alfred Sharp
When: Saturday & Sunday, April 30 & May 1, 2016; 8 am - 5 pm
Where: WD-13
SAPFM website


CSAW Presents: Alf Sharp on the History of Design

What: Lecture
When: 
Friday, April 29, 2016; 7-9 pm
Where: 
Cerritos College, Health Sciences Bldg., Room 102


CSAW Presents: Making Cabriole Legs with Alf Sharp

What: A Hands-On Workshop
When: Friday, April 29, 2016; 11 am - 4 m
Where: WD-13
Lunch: Lunch provided


CSAW Presents: The Getty Center

What:  A Behind-the-Scenes Tour with Museum Curators and Conservators
When: Friday, April 1, 2016;  9:30 am to 4 pm
Where: 
The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Drive


CNC Woodworking Open House

What:  CNC Woodworking Open House
When:
Friday, January 8, 2016; 10 am – 6 pm.

Production Demos! Nested cabinet and furniture, workcell cabinet, solid wood entry door, and solid wood furniture

Learn about our new CNC Woodworking certificate and software classes! Presentations include:
10 am, 2 pm, 5 pm - CNC Woodworking Certificate
11 am, 3 pm - CNC Woodworking with AlphaCAM
1 pm, 4 pm - CNC Woodworking with CabinetVision
Where: Woodworking Building room WD-2

CSAW Presents: Larry Hunter, Designer Craftsman
What: Lecture
When: Saturday, November 21, 2015; 2 pm - 4 pm
Where: Health Sciences Bldg., Room HS-102
Suggested donation: $10
Raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Michael Cullen, Furniture Maker and Designer
What: Lecture
When:
Sunday, October 18; 3 pm - 5 pm
Where:
Health Sciences Bldg. room HS-102
Lunch:
Delicious lasagna lunch (optional; cost $10), 1 pm–3 pm, in Woodworking Building room WD-13
Suggested donation: $10
Raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Michael Cullen, Furniture Maker and Designer
What: Demonstration: Making Beautiful Bandsaw Boxes
When:
Sunday, October 18; 10 am-1 pm
Where:
Woodworking Building
Lunch:
Delicious lasagna lunch included at 1 pm - 3 pm, in Woodworking Building room WD-13
Suggested donation: $40 (includes lunch)
Space is limited; see flyer for information on signing up
Raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Annual Woodworking Celebration
What:
 
See what our students have created!  Plus lumber milling & silkscreening (see flyer)
When: 
Saturday, May 23, 2015; 10 am - 2 pm
Where: 
Woodworking Building
Lunch: 
Lunch provided, potluck dessert (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Screen Printing and Lumber Milling Event
What: Silkscreen printing of the CSAW logo on YOUR apparel & lumber milling of YOUR log!
When:
Saturday, April 25, 11 am - 2 pm
Where:
In the yard west of the WD building
Lunch:
Burger, chips, & drink - $5

CSAW Presents: Society of American Period Furniture Makers
What:
SAPFM Meeting of the SoCal Chapter - demos, guest speakers, lunch
When: Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & 26, 2015; 8:30 am - 5 pm (see schedule)
Where: WD-13
Lunch: $10/day for nonmembers

CSAW Presents: Society of American Period Furniture Makers
What:
SAPFM Meeting of the SoCal Chapter - demos, guest speakers, lunch
When: Saturday & Sunday, April 26 & 27, 2014; 8 am - 5 pm (see schedule)
Where: WD-13
Lunch: $10/day for nonmembers


CSAW Presents: Annual Woodworking Celebration
What:
See what our students have created!
When: Saturday, May 24, 2014; 11 am - 2 pm
Where: Woodworking Building
Lunch: Tacos provided, potluck dessert (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Annual Woodworking Celebration
What:
See what our students have created!
When: Saturday, May 25, 2013; 11 am - 2 pm
Where: Woodworking Building
Lunch: Meat provided, potluck sides & dessert (please bring something to share)
Amazing raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Society of American Period Furniture Makers
What:
SAPFM Inaugural Meeting of the SoCal Chapter
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013; 8 am - 5 pm (see schedule)
Where: Science Bldg, room S-201 morning, WD-13 afternoon
Lunch: $10

CSAW Presents: Boris Khechoyan, Master Carver
When:
Saturday, February 9, 2013; 10 am - noon
Where: Health Sciences Bldg, room HS-102
Suggested donation: $10
Raffle prizes!

CSAW Presents: Warren Hile, Furniture and Cabinet Maker
When:
December 1, 2012; 10 am - noon
Where: Health Sciences Bldg, room HS-102
Suggested donation: $10
Raffle prizes!

Woodworking in America
When:
October 12-14, 2012
Where: Pasadena Convention Center

CSAW Presents: John Cederquist Furniture Maker, Pictorial Illusions
When:
October 20, 2012 Noon - 2 pm presentation
2pm - 3pm gallery visit
Where: Santa Ana College 1530 W 17th St, Santa Ana 92706
Presentation: Russell Hall building, Rm R126
Gallery: Main Art Gallery, Bldg C
Carpooling from Cerritos College at 10:30am
Suggested donation: $10
Raffle prizes!

The Lie-Nielsen Toolworks Annual Hand Tool Event
When:
September 28-29, 2012
Where: WD-13

Annual Woodworking Celebration Event
Theme: "A day at the Beach" (wear your beach clothes!)
When: Saturday May 19, 2012, 11 am - 2 pm
Where: WD-12, 13 & 14
Featuring: Woodworking project gallery with People's Choice Award,
pot luck luncheon, raffle prizes

CSAW Presents: Making Music with Wood, with Monica Esparza, Guitarrera
When: Saturday April 21, 2012, 10 am to 12 noon
Where: Health Sciences Bldg, room HS-102
Suggested donation $10


CSAW Presents: "Shut the Front Door" with Ramon Ramirez of Ramon's Workshop in Los Angeles.
Entry doors and fine woodworking in the Arts and Crafts and Monterey Tradition
When: Sunday November 13, 2011, 10 am to 12 noon

CSAW presents: "Come and Tie One On" with David Johnson of Sidecar Furniture in Pasadena. Methods and techniques of chair seat weaving
When:
Saturday October 22, 2011, 10 am to 12 noon

AND! North Woods LLC will be at the college from 9am until 1pm with their trailer full of wood for sale. They will then be at the wood show in Pomona October 28-30.
North Woods,.LLC
PO Box 808 Forest Grove OR 97116
(800) 556-3106

The Woodworking Show
Join us at our booth at the annual woodworking show. See the latest tools and woodworking techniques.
When: Friday October 28, 12 noon - 6 pm, Saturday October 29 10 am - 6 pm, Sunday Oct 30 10 am - 4 pm
Where: Pomona Fairgrounds

Lie-Nielsen Hand Tool Event
When:
September 23 & 24

CSAW presents: Alan Carter, Woodturner
When:
September 23 & 26

CSAW presents: The Sam Maloof Legacy:
Mike Johnson, Larry White and David White discuss their decades of experience working alongside Sam
When: Saturday, April 30, 9 am to 11 am

CSAW presents: French-technique Marquetry Master Patrick Edwards
Slide show presentation, Q & A, and samples of his work
When: Saturday, March 19, 1 to 3 pm

Cerritos Woodworking presents: Brian Boggs - A Chairmaking Story
Brian Boggs beautifully handcrafts award-winning furniture celebrating his intimate relationship between:
* the tree & forest
* traditional harvesting & cutting methods
* uncompromising joinery
* hand tool design & usage
* strength, flexibility & comfort
Come see Brian's lecture & slideshow presentation!
When: Wednesday February 23, 7 pm

CSAW Presents: William Stranger, Woodworker

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