Introduction to the Shaper Origin
December 10th and 11th | Saturday and Sunday | 9am to 5pm
What is the Shaper Origin? Well, you can learn all about this amazing handheld CNC router in our two day Intro to the Shaper Origin course. More details below.
Name: Introduction to the Shaper Origin
Instructor: Amanda Russell & Austin Waldo
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Format: In Person Weekend Course – Bring your own Shaper Origin or use one of ours.
December 10th and 11th, 2022
What is the Shaper Origin? Well, you can learn all about this amazing handheld CNC router in our two day Intro to the Shaper Origin course.
In this class you will be introduced to the Shaper Origin, its overall setup, basic design and operations while making a fun project. You will see what is possible once you have learned the basics and how many doors the Shaper Origin will open (or make) for you and your woodworking. Each student will get hands-on experience on the Shaper Origin and get to make their own accessory organization tray that will conveniently fit into the Shaper Origin systainer. This is a great functional projects that will apply all the skills you will learn throughout the week. If you have a Shaper Origin or workstation, please bring them. If not, you can use ours.
Topics and skills covered will include:
- Introduction to the machine
- Setup and process
- File management – ShaperHub and Studio
- Best practices
- Basic design and customization
- Box joints
- Basic joinery – mortise and tenon
- Saturday and Sunday – 9am to 5pm
What to Bring:
- Eye protection
- Ear protection
- Dust mask
- Pencil and paper
- Measuring Tape
Austin School of Furniture has the right to cancel this class at anytime if the minimum amount of students is not reached.