Class Schedule by Month
The Cabinetmaker, Inc offers a full range of woodworking classes through Barnard Woodworking School that result in a beautiful piece of Greene and Greene-, Mission- or Shaker-style furniture and cabinets (to name a few). We also offer special private classes for the project of your choice.
Whether you are new to woodworking or looking to hone your skills, Dale Barnard works one on one with each student, in a small class setting, to provide the guidance you need. Listed are our classes held at Barnard Woodworking School.

We are located in beautiful Southern Indiana, in the Hoosier National Forest area. We are 45 miles northwest of Louisville, KY and 60 miles south of Bloomington, IN. 1714 E Owl Hollow Rd., Paoli, 47454. Learn from one of the most accomplished woodworkers of our time. Remember classes are limited to four students so you will receive the attention you need.

Dale also teaches online classes at and on DVD available for purchase through our store tab or The Great Courses.

We offer 4 student only classes. To register for a class with Dale send your non-refundable $350 registration fee to The Cabinetmaker, Inc. 1714 E Owl Hollow Rd, Paoli, IN 47454. Write on the check memo area the class name and date (example: Jigs Class March 20-22). Send with it Name of student, email, and phone number. When the fee is received it will hold your position in the class. Once we receive your registration fee you will be sent an email so please print clearly. To send the email we have to be able to read your email. Cancellation information:

2023 Calendar

DateClassInstructor FeeMaterials Fee Taxable
Feb 28-Mar 3, Tue-F Furniture Making Basics$800.00$125.00 T
Mar 4-5, Sat-SunFearless Finishing$400.00 $100.00 T
Mar 13-18, Mon-SatMaloof Low Back Sculpted Chair$1,200.00Choice wood T
Mar 25-31, Sat-FriSplit-top Roubo Workbench$1,600.00$1,400.00 T
April 3-8, Mon-SatBow Arm Morris Chair$1,200.00$450.00 T
April 17-21, Mon-FriBasic Kitchen Cabinetry$850.00$385.00 T
May 1-5, Mon-FriNakashima Chair Tribute Class$950.00$350.00 T
May 6, SatNakashima Jig Class$200.00$175.00 T
May 11-14, Thu-SunMission Magazine Stand$800.00$410.00 T
May 22-27, Mon-SatAdvanced G&G Kitchen Cabinetry$950.00$465.00 T
June 5-9, Mon-FriStickley/G&G Tall Clock Part 1$950.00TBA T
June 19-24, Mon-SatG&G Blanket Chest$1,100.00 $475.00 T
July 11-15, Tue-SatStickley/G&G Tall Clock Part 2$950.00Choice wood T
Jul 24-28, Mon-SatMaloof/Taylor Rocker Part 1$ 950.00Choice wood T
Aug 7-12, Mon-SatStickley Chest of Drawers$1,100.00$965.00 T
Aug 21-25, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 2$950.00Choice wood T
Oct 2-6, Mon-FriLimbert Oval Table$950.00$230.00 T
Oct 9-13, Mon-FriShaker Bed$950.00Choice wood T
Nov 6-9, Mon-ThuWall Sconce W/Stained Glass Couples$900.00$175.00 T

Watch Dale in Action

HGTV’s Modern Masters

I’ve been a woodworker for almost 25 years. Dale’s class is fantastic.
He’s organized, with the rough lumber and detailed plans ready on arrival. He is very knowledgeable and provides a structured environment so the project can be completed on time. ”


Call or text 502-551-8889
with any questions you have to make your Arts and Crafts furniture dream a reality.

The Cabinetmaker
1714 E. Owl Hollow Road
Paoli, IN 47454