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Lie-Nielsen Hand Tool Event @ Porter Barn Wood – FREE Admission
March 2, 2018 - March 3, 2018
Porter Barn Wood is glad to be hosting Lie-Nielsen Toolworks for a special hand tool event this March 2-3. We will be featuring guest speakers from various woodworking shops around the Greater Phoenix Area as well as the Lie-Nielsen speakers for back-to-back presentations on hand tool techniques and more. We will have woodworking clubs from around the valley with items on display and plenty of woodworking eye candy for every level of woodworking enthusiast. Come join us for a fun day!
Lie-Nielsen Toolworks(R), the premier US manufacturer of heirloom quality woodworking tools, is bringing its popular Hand Tool Event(R) to Phoenix, AZ on March 2-3, 2018 at Porter Barn Wood. This event is part of the company’s ongoing international program to expose woodworkers of all ages and skill levels to the benefits of traditional hand tools and techniques, and is a rare opportunity for the public to receive first-hand instruction directly from the toolmakers.
“We started these events to expose more woodworkers to the improvements in quality, environment, and enjoyment that handtool work can offer,” says Lie-Nielsen founder and president Thomas Lie-Nielsen, “and over the past decade we’ve seen their popularity explode with new and experienced woodworkers alike. Incorporating traditional tools and methods can offer even die-hard machinery users ways to bring their work to the next level. The fact that our tools don’t require earplugs or respirators just adds to the appeal.”
Lie-Nielsen staff will help demystify the world of hand tool woodworking and cover topics like sharpening, tool setup and use, and joinery. Visitors are encouraged to get hands on and ask questions.
Lie-Nielsen also invites guest demonstrators to showcase their work at these events. Guests include independent toolmakers, woodworkers, and educators who share their values for quality craftsmanship.
The guests for this event will be posted on www.lie-nielsen.com/hand-tool-events
About Lie-Nielsen Toolworks
Lie-Nielsen Toolworks makes heirloom quality, woodworking hand tools in Warren, Maine, and takes pride in providing exceptional support to their customers. Lie-Nielsen Hand Tool Events travel to cities around the country to promote woodworking education in the use of hand tools. Lie-Nielsen also offers weekend workshops, instructional videos, and encourages visitors to tour their showroom and shop in Maine.