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.

If you choose to stay at The Guest House accommodations, address is 504 E Thornton St., Paoli, IN 47454 for your GPS

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. Cancellation information:  



2020 Calendar Class Instructor Fee Materials Fee
  2020 Schedule    
January – March
No Classes Trade Shows
April 4-5, Sat-Sun Fearless Finishing FULL $375.00 $100.00T
April 19-25, Sun-Sat Split-top Roubo Workbench $1,400.00 $1,350T
May 4-8, Mon-Sat Nakashima Inspired (Conoid) Chair $850.00 $350.00T
May 9, Sun Nakashima-Jig Class $175.00 $85.00T
May 18-22, Mon-Fri Blanket Chest $900.00 $415.00T
June 8-12, Mon-Fri Maloof Dining Table $875.00 $360.00T
June 22-24, Mon-Wed Wall Sconce W/Stained Glass Couples $900.00 $175.00T
June 25-27, Th-Sat Wall Sconce W/Stained Glass Couples $900.00 $175.00T
July 6-9, Mon-Th Furniture Making Basics $850.00 $125.00T
July 11-12, Sat-Sun Craftsman Joinery Class FULL $375.00 $100.00T
July 18,19, Sat/Sun Fearless Finishing $375.00 $100.00T
July 21-26, Tue-Sun Thorsen Table with drawer $950.00 $325.00T
Aug 3-7, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 1 FULL $900.00 $WoodChoice+T
Aug 15, Sat Sharpening Woodshop Class    
Aug 17-22, Mon-Sat Bow Arm Morris Chair $1000.00 $400.00T
Aug 31-Sep 4, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 2 FULL $900.00 $WoodChoice+T
Aug 31-Sep 4, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 2 $900.00 $WoodChoice+T
October 1-3, Th-Sat Jigs & Pattern for Sculpted Rocker $500.00 $325.00T
Oct 5-6, Mon-Tue Fearless Finishing $375.00 $100.00T
Oct 11-17, Sun-Sat Maloof Low Back Sculpted Chair $1400.00 $WoodChoiceT
October 26-30, Mon-Fri Greene & Greene Wall Cabinet $900.00 $400.00T
Oct 31-Nov 1, Wed-Fri Stained Glass in G&G $375.00 $125.00T
November 9-13, Mon-Fri Grove Park Inn Rocker $850.00 $325.00T
November 16-20, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 1 $900.00 $WoodChoice+T
Nov 30-Dec 4, Mon-Fri Maloof/Taylor Rocker Part 2 $900.00 $WoodChoice+T
December 8-12, Tue-Sat Arts&Crafts Dining Chair & Jigs $850.00 $325.00T