“My aim is not simply to teach woodworking, but to reveal and inspire the Artist inside.”
~ Tom McLaughlin

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Epic Woodworking offers YOU

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Episode aired in April 2016


The best way to learn woodworking is project-based, hands in the dust, tools in your grip, calm in mistakes, creative experiences. Our classes offer all this and more. Click here to see current ONSITE and ONLINE CLASSES so you can get started!


Tom’s disarming demeanor and patient disposition come through in the videos, which are both technique and project focused, and not a little fun too! Click here to view FREE VIDEOS and take that first step!


Connecting with like-minded people is satisfying, especially when agenda and expectation are set aside. You will sense this spirit at Epic Woodworking right away. Click here to read TESTIMONIALS from those who have experienced our classes.

Upcoming Events and Learning Opportunities

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All events at Tom’s shop in Canterbury, NH unless otherwise specified.

• 14:  Handplanes Demo at Woodcraft (Newington, NH)
• 16:  Joinery Essentials — 8 Monday nights  NEW!
• 17:  Woodworking Makerspace — 8 Tuesday nights  NEW!
• 18:  Veneering Workshop, Level 1 — 8 Wednesday nights  NEW!
• 28:  Woodfinishing Seminar (Woodcraft, Woburn, MA)
• 11:  Woodfinishing Demo (Woodcraft, Newington, NH)
• 18:  Designing A Personal Masterpiece (Woodcraft, Woburn, MA)
• 24-26:  Teaching at Triangle Woodworkers Assoc. (Raleigh, NC)
• 18-21:  Teaching at Weekend with Wood (Wood MagazineDes Moines, IA

A glimpse of a portion of the teaching area in Tom’s 3-level, 30x60 shop

The coffee is on, the shavings are flying  ...it’s just plane fun!

Years making furntiure

Custom pieces

Years teaching

Students taught

View a Portfolio of Tom's Work

Everything I know about furniture making I owe to Mr. Pug Moore. He understood the difference between merely good and clearly great work. And that is what I hope to pass on to you.

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