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:

2024 Calendar

DateClassInstructor FeeMaterials Fee Taxable
DecemberMerry Christmas
No classes in December
2024 Schedule
DateClassInstructor FeeMaterials Fee Taxable
Mar 6-9, 11-14, W-Sa, M-ThStickley Chest of Drawers$1300.00 $985.00 T
Mar 18-20, Mon-WedStacked Lamination$450.00$100.00 T
Mar 21-22, Th-FriCraftsman Joinery$400.00$100.00 T
Mar 23-24, Sa-SuFearless Finishing$400.00$100.00 T
April 6-7, Sat, Sun3 Oval Shaker Boxes$400.00$0.00 T
April 8-14, Mon-SunSplit-Top Roubo Workbench$1600.00$1400.00 T
Benchcrafted Hardware not included
April 18-22, Th-MonStickley Coffee Table$850.00$450.00 T
April 29-May 4, Mo-SaG&G Blanket Chest$1100.00$520.00 T
May 6-11, Mon-SatG&G Occasional Table Class$1100.00$TBA T
Jun 3-7, Mon-FriLive Edge Slab Bench$900.00TBA T
Jun 10-15, Mon-SatBow Arm Morris Chair$1,200.00 $475.00 T
Jun 19-22, Wed-SatWall Sconce W/Stained Glass Couples$900.00 $200.00 T
Jun 24-28, Mon-FriFurniture Making Basics$850.00$150.00T
Jun 29,30, Sat-SunFearless Finishing$400.00 $100.00 T
Jul 15-19, Mon-FriMaloof/Taylor Rocker Part 1$ 950.00Choice wood T
Jul 22-27, Mon-SatG&G Bar Stool$ 1100.00Choice wood T
Jul 28, SunBar Stool Jig & Patterns Class$200.00TBA
Aug 5-9, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 2$950.00Choice wood T
Aug 12-18, Mon-Fri G&G Wall Clock$1400.00Choice wood T
Aug 20-24, Tue-SatBasic Kitchen Cabinetry$875.00$395.00T
Aug 26-30, Mon-FriNakashima Chair Tribute Class$950.00$350.00 T
Aug 31, SatNakashima Jig Class$200.00$175.00 T
Sep 23-28, Mon-SatAdvanced G&G Kitchen Cabinetry$950.00$465.00 T
Oct 1-5, Tue-SatSmall Maloof Dining Table$875.00375.00 T
Oct 8-11, Tue-FriCheval Stand Mirror$800.00TBD later T
Oct 16-19, Wed-SatMaloof/Taylor Jig&PatternClass$600.00$325.00 T
Oct 21-26, Mon-SatThorsen Table$1100.00$TBA T
Oct 27-28, Sun-MonFearless Finishing$400.00 $100.00 T
Nov 2, SatSharpening Workshop$200.00$0.00 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