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COMING SOON – Tambour Doors and Tiny Drawers


March 25th to 30th, 2025 | 9:00am to 5:00pm

Learn all about tambour sliding doors, and creating ornate, tiny drawers. In this class you will craft your very own decorative hanging cabinet with a sliding tambour door and small drawer in this amazing 6 day in-person woodworking class with Larissa Huff.

  • Materials include
  • Lunch included on the Weekdays

See Details and Tool List Below


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Furniture Type


Skill Level

Beginner, Intermediate

Time Frame

Weekdays – Daytime

Name: Tambour Cabinet
Instructor: Larissa Huff
Skill Level: All
Prerequisites: None

Format: Week long in-person course

Material: Cherry


6 Days

March 25th to 30th, 2025 | 9am to 5pm


Class Description:

Together we will dive into cabinetmaking, demystifying tambour doors, and crafting tiny drawers! We will learn the specific techniques and design elements necessary for designing a cabinet with sliding doors. We will tackle joinery, tambour tracks, assembling tambour doors, making jigs, fitting small drawers, and learning tactics necessary to make it all come together. Students will make their own wall-hanging cabinet! This class will be jam packed with tricks you can include in future projects.


Topics and skills covered will include:

  • Safety
  • Milling wood
  • Machine usage
  • Tambour doors
    • History
    • Design
    • Usage
    • Creation and installation
  • Rabbet joinery
  • Creating and using templates
  • Veneered panels
  • Drawer Making
  • Shaper Origin


What you’ll need:


  • PPE (Glasses, ear plugs, dust mask)
  • Compass
  • Ruler
  • Combination square

Recommended (If you don’t bring your own you will have to share the school’s limited quantity)

  • Chisels
  • Mallet
  • Shoulder plane
  • Flush cut saw (or any hand saw)


Austin School of Furniture has the right to cancel this class at anytime if the minimum amount of students is not reached.

See our Refund Policy here

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