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Timber Framing Certificate

Yestermorrow Vermont Campus 7865 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Subject: Timber Framing Competency: Beginner Starts: June 17, 2024, 9am Ends: July 12, 2024, 5pm Materials Fee: $100 Tuition: $4,750 Instructor: Wynne Hannan Credits: Sterling College - 8 Continuing Education Units ($1,040 additional)   This 4 week Timber Framing Certificate provides hands-on experience in all aspects of building a timber framed structure. Throughout this program […]

$4750

Timber Framing for Women and Gender Non-Conforming Folks

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

This course is offered as a comfortable space to learn the basics of timber framing for people who may not feel welcomed in the almost-uniformly male culture found in construction. It is specifically and only for women and gender non-conforming folks and will be taught by two women timber framers. Students should expect to come […]

$1,280

Timber Framing Course

Yestermorrow Vermont Campus 7865 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Over the last two decades, the historic craft of timber framing in residential construction has experienced a revival. Experience the fundamentals of designing and constructing a timber frame using mortise and tenon joinery. Students will learn layout techniques, tool use and sharpening, and joinery cutting methods as we work on a small timber frame project, […]

$1100

Timber Frame Design & Joinery Decisions – Class

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

In this course, we will cover the architectural and structural basics for designing timber frame structures that are both functional and beautiful. It is geared towards timber framers who want to know where to place timbers, how to size them, which wooden joints to select, and why. We will cover design and drafting principles required […]

$640

Timber Framing Raising and Rigging Class

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

OVERVIEW: Here is an opportunity to learn the few, but necessary, knots (a dozen or so) needed by the timber framer to safely lift heavy loads and tying off timbers for shipment. Students will practice these knots until they own them. All the elements of a knot, bend, and hitch will be covered. The rigging […]

$1,100

Timber Framing Workshop

Historic Eastfield Village 104 Mud Pond Road, East Nassau, NY, United States

Designed to teach the fundamentals of historic timber framing to students of all skill levels, this course offers the opportunity to construct a timber frame structure incorporating traditional mortise & tenon and other joints. Students gain an understanding of the layout and construction of historic timber frames, including barns and dwellings, as they construct a […]

$575

Timber Framing 7-Day Workshop

Wild Abundance School for Carpentry 72 Sanford Way, Weaverville, NC, United States

  An in-depth, hands-on workshop in which you’ll raise a beautiful timber-framed structure as part of a team. You’ll learn how to read plans, prepare layouts, use the tools of the timber framing trade, and cut posts, beams, and bracing with mortise and tenon joinery using a mixture of traditional and modern techniques.   During […]

$1200 – $2400

Timber Frame Preservation Class

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

A Guide to Understanding, Documenting, and Repairing Historic Timber Framed Buildings Beginning with a brief history of the craft of timber framing and an understanding of historic joinery and traditional layout systems, participants will learn methods for documenting and dating historic structures with both traditional methods and high-tech gadgetry. The course will address the evolution […]

$1,070

Timber Framing Class – Fundamentals of Scribing

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

Scribing is an art as much as a craft, requiring a good eye and a steady hand. It involves laying out and transferring joinery intersections from one timber to another using plumb bobs, levels, and marking devices instead of tape measures and math. This traditional method is useful for incorporating out-of-square, naturally curved, or oddly […]

$1,280

Timber Framing Course

Yestermorrow Vermont Campus 7865 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

Over the last two decades, the historic craft of timber framing in residential construction has experienced a revival. Experience the fundamentals of designing and constructing a timber frame using mortise and tenon joinery. Students will learn layout techniques, tool use and sharpening, and joinery cutting methods as we work on a small timber frame project, […]

$1035

Introduction to Timber Framing Class: September

Tillers International 10515 E. OP Ave, Scotts, MI, United States

This class is taught by an experienced builder of timber-framed structures, Chris Newman, and by a structural engineer with decades of experience, Tom Nehil. Both are members of the Timber Framers Guild. Students can expect to begin hands-on learning within a few hours of the first day of class. Tom will discuss design elements and […]

$925

Intro to Timber Framing Course

Yestermorrow Vermont Campus 7865 Main Street, Waitsfield, VT, United States

This 2-day course is a brief introduction to the concept of square rule timber framing. Perfect for students with a budding interest in timber framing but aren't ready to commit to a full week course. We'll go over basic layout concepts and terminology and every student will get some hands on experience cutting joinery. Competency: […]

$450

Timber Framing Course: English Scribe

Heartwood School Johnson Hill Road, Washington, MA, United States

OVERVIEW: The majority of historic timber framed structures in the United States built before 1800 were scribed using a system brought here from the British Isles. It did not involve the use of plumb bobs, piquage, or full-size drawings lofted on a shop floor. It was a simple, direct method using primarily the square that […]

$1,500