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Class by George Slack for tall case clock
« on: April 16, 2014, 07:02:35 PM »
                     9 April 2014
Newport Style Tall Clock Class
Build a Newport style tall clock.  This clock is considered one of the richest looking examples of the Goddard clocks.  The clock(s) that you make will become be a family heirloom(s) with your name on it and remain in your family for generations to come.  The original clock case is constructed from mahogany and has a brass eight day movement with a painted dial.  This class is a great opportunity to learn how to build a magnificently beautiful tall clock case.       
Class Schedule:
   4/5 October 2014
   18/19 October 2014
   1 /2 November 2014
   15/16 November 2014
   6/7 December 2014
   3/4 January 2015
 Class hours:   8:30AM to 4:00PM (Instructor presence)
      Shop Hour 7:00AM to 6:00PM
Class Location:  Warrenton, Virginia   
Class Student level:   6 minimum,   8 maximum
Tuition:      $3000.00
Enrollment:   To secure a place in the class requires a $500.00 non refundable deposit.  You will not have secured a place in the class until the deposit is received. Enrollment will be on a first received deposit basis.
Student Requirements:   Must have a work shop; use their own hand tools in class; provide wood, hardware, clock face and movement, and turnings.
Class cancellation Policy:   If the class minimum amount of students is not achieved, the class will be cancelled and all deposits returned. 
Provided with the class:  A DVD containing a full scale drawing, DVD showing steps of class example construction; Shop-notes which will contain templates and necessary detailed drawings, and other needed construction details.