Wood Tinkering Class for Kids

Learn to use basic handtools safely through the construction of a simple timber object.



8 to 12 years     2.5 hours Class size 8

label $50 ($60 per guest when you book for 8 guests, $50 for 8 guests. $100 per class surcharge applies for private classes)

Armed with some basic tools and a little know-how, children will learn how to use tools safely to do simple joining. They will have the opportunity to use hammers and handsaws to build a small object to take home in this fun Sydney beginners woodworking class!

Using zero-waste principles and reuse materials, we’ll explore how to upcycle existing objects using timber additions. Kids will learn how to use some of the following tools depending on the project of the day: screwdrivers, pliers, handsaws, hammers, clamps and wood glue. Each class group will make something different depending on the reuse resources available at the time.

This Sydney class is suitable for ages 8 to 12 years. If you are looking for fun kids activities in Sydney, then this is perfect.

Note: This is a structured workshop and may not be suitable for all children.
Children with poor dexterity may find the use of tools frustrating but are welcome to come along and practise.
Please observe the age range.
Safety is key in this workshop so please only enrol your child if this would be suitable.
Your child may not complete the activity as all children work at different speeds.


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Knowledge required
For beginners
 
What you'll get
All tools and safety gear provided.
Opportunities to explore materials and how things are made and joined together.
What to bring
Closed in shoes
Reuse water bottle and snack (zero waste please)
Suitable for

Suitable for kids from 8 to 12 years old.

Adult accompaniment is not required.

Location

RG Education Spaces - 30 Carrington Road, Marrickville NSW

This venue is within walking distance from Tempe station (600m).

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We are a creative reuse centre making a difference in the world by reducing waste and creating change in the way we look at resources.

We run workshops for kids, adults and community groups so everyone can learn how to consume less and make more! With us, you'll see the creative potential in leftover and castaway materials to save them from going into landfill.

At Reverse Garbage you’ll find the materials, skills and inspiration you need to live more creatively, more sustainably and more meaningfully.


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