Workshop General Information


The Shop

Our shop is set up in an old post office building, and is spacious and well equipped, with 2 tablesaws, a jointer, 2 jointer/planers, 2 bandsaws, drill press, stroke sander, edge sander, joinery tools, 2 lathes, 7 workbenches, and numerous top quality hand and hand power tools.


To sign up for any workshop, a deposit of one half the tuition is required, along with an application. The balance is due at the beginning of the class. If you cancel 14 days before the class begins, your tuition is fully refundable. No refunds will be made within 13 days of the start of a workshop. If we need to cancel for any reason, your entire tuition will be refunded.

A list of recommended tools and personal safety equipment well be sent upon acceptance, along with a release form. You can bring the release with you to class.

Jeff Miller

Jeff Miller is a furniture designer, craftsman, teacher, and author of woodworking books and articles (he's also a former classical musician, an avid cyclist, runner, and skier, and a dad). Jeff's furniture has been shown in galleries and shows nationwide, and has won numerous awards. His furniture is in the Decorative Arts Collection of the Chicago History Museum.