No experience? No problem!

Learn to turn like a pro

Build your own projects in Open Shop

Located in beautiful western Massachusetts

Fun, Safe Workshops for All Skill Levels

Have you always wanted to learn the craft of woodworking or improve the skills you already have? We offer a variety of night and weekend workshops in fine woodworking, basic woodworking, and turning.

We also offer private lessons, gift certificates, and an Open Shop program, where you pay by the hour to use our shop during designated times.

Additional services include use of our wide belt sander and custom jobs as time allows.

Now Offering: A Woodworker’s Dream

Join us from January to March for our new 8-week Cabinetmaking Intensive! It’s the perfect way to quickly learn the fundamentals of cabinetmaking, as well as wood theory, milling, reading plans, and creating cut lists. You’ll master the most important machine and hand tools too.

Wood Shop Book

Pass your love of woodworking on to your kids with Wood Shop, a woodworking project book for kids ages 6 – 12. Written by Workbench owner Margaret Larson, the book features plenty of how-to’s and 18 fun projects.

Upcoming Classes