The Unplugged Woodshop

Canada’s First Hand Tool Only Woodworking School

Summer Classes

Shaker End Table



Tuesday & Wednesday,
August 21st-22nd
August 28th-29th

6pm – 9pm


The Shaker End Table is a perfect project for the beginner woodworker to build their skills at hand tool woodworking.


Spoon Carving



August 18th

10am – 5pm



In this full day carving intensive, you will learn how to safely carve a wooden spoon and knife.


Intro To Dovetails

Tuesdays from
6pm – 9pm

July 31st,
August 7th & 14th

Intro To Hand Tools

Saturdays from
10am – 12pm

July 7th & 21st
August 11th & 25th

From the Store

Hultafors Mini Hatchet (Ågelsjön)

The Ågelsjön is a perfect option for carving and green woodworking. From splitting small branches for spoons to rough shaping. You can also use this hatchet for camping to process your firewood or build your shelter. With the premium leather sheath

Millie's All-Purpose Penetrating Tung Oil

Millie’s All Purpose Penetrating Tung Oil (with beeswax) was developed as a foolproof, easy-to-use, low-toxic, earth-friendly Polymerized Tung Oil that is safe to use on all types of porous surfaces, including unfinished wood such as salad bowls, butcher blocks, cutting boards, furniture, floors, wooden garden tool handles, timber frames and beams.

Tried & True Varnish Oil

Tried & True Varnish Oil is a superior penetrating linseed oil and natural resin finish that is ideal for all interior woodwork; including furniture, flooring, tables, countertops and surfaces that come in contact with food. Varnish Oil is commonly used by woodworkers for easy, wipe-in application to bare wood or overtop an already-stained piece to achieve an even sheen and long-lasting durability.

Alfie Shine Hard Wax Polish

Alfie Shine is a gorgeous blend of the finest waxes, oils and exotic resins, researched and developed by Jim Hendricks for use on his extensive collection of rare and valuable woodworking hand tools.

From the Blog

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From the Studio

Episode 534 Kuksa

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Heirloom Quality Furniture

Commission work available.

Custom furniture, made by hand at The Unplugged Woodshop.

by: Tom Fidgen
Species: Reclaimed Teak
Features: Kumiko Panel, Etched Glass Panels, Dedicated Tea Boxes