In this class we will make a corkscrew suited to opening even the finest of wines.
Unlike most modern, mass-produced, skinny little corkscrews, this design grabs a whole bunch of cork, not just the bit down the middle.
With one of these you will never find that, instead of removing it, you have just drilled a ragged hole in that piece of bark that's keeping you from your wine.
"You're going to have to change this design... It makes wine toooo accessible." - A.Z. (student who made a nice one. Then tested it.)
These make nice gifts (especially when you demonstrate that it really does work, on that bottle of nice wine you brought along).
Gift Certificates for Corkscrews, the online class. are available.
3 hours, one meeting dates×
Instructor: Carl West
Fees: Participating $75. Auditing - Free, come see how it works.
Maximum 4 students
Please wear proper clothing for visiting or working in the forge:
closed toe shoes (preferably leather, preferably high-topped. Sneakers are sufficient, sandals, crocs, pumps, mules... are not), natural fiber clothing, long pants that cover the tops of the shoes.
Click here for more safety information.
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Dates and Times:
If none of the dates below work for you (or are already full), we suggest you
Add yourself to the Notification List for this class.
(The notification list gets emailed soon after classes are put on the schedule.)
- not upcoming on our schedule,
- or we've fallen behind in our clerical duties and not entered it in the database.
If you found it on our calendar page, we are planning to offer it on that date.
This class is either:
If you're interested in taking Corkscrews, the online class. and it's not on the calendar, please tell us using our Notification-List Page.
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Corkscrews, the online class.