Instructor Peter Zirioli assisted by Paul Schurch
Saturdays from 9am – 1pm (Class series will run every other month)
5 class session
$145 class fee + $25 supply fee
Current wood shop LCPCS students are free.
Learn Wood Working Basics or Sharpen Your Skills in a series of five 4-hour Saturday Classes. All skill levels welcome. Benefit from our experienced Instructors as they assist you in building the project of your choice. Laupahoehoe Wood Shop is fully stocked with fine wood working equipment and several lathes. Build anything from a cutting board to a kitchen cabinets or finish your project from the last class. The class provides the tools and guidance, you bring the wood.
Wood can be found at HPM, Home Depot or locally sourced wood from Brauner Woodworks at 300E Palai St in S. Hilo and Kamuela Hardwoods. They also have local koa, mango and more selections of beautiful wood for sale.
Children 9-15 welcome with parent or adult.
Find us at Laupahoehoe Community Public Charter School Wood ShopKihalani Homestead Rd. in Laupahoehoe, first left after main School entrance, through yellow gate.
About Peter Ziroli
Peter Ziroli is a second-generation woodworker, beginning at an early age in his father, Alfred’s, shop in California. He moved to Hawaii in 1972, opening a shop on Kauai, Maui, and later in Honolulu where he designed and built custom furniture. Peter loves and respects the nature of wood; its beauty, color, figure, and different temperaments. He enjoys teaching and mentoring students, passing on what he hopes will become a love of wood.
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