This was a fantastic experience. Looking forward to more wood shop opportunities. All three of us enjoyed the class and the chance to admire Wave Hill’s shop.

— MJ

"Bird Feeder Workshop"

Saturday, October 14 2017

Design by Frank Perrone

Design by Frank Perrone

Using basic woodworking tools, assemble a one-of-kind sculptural bird feeder for your garden’s avian friends with Master Woodworker, Author and Wave Hill Director of Facilities Frank Perrone. The finished project can be mounted on a pole or hung from a wire, just in time for winter bird watching!  One day workshop and no carpentry experience required; ages 12 and older welcome with an adult. Space is limited. $60/$50 Wave Hill Member. Registration required, online at www.wavehill.org, by calling 718.549.3200 x251 or at the Perkins Visitor Center.

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"Garden Trellis Workshop"

Saturday, JUNE 17 2017

    Trellises perform double-duty by supporting rambling vines and serving as ornamental garden features. With Director of Facilities and master woodworker Frank Perrone as your guide, construct your own vertical fan-shaped? trellis to spruce up a wall indoors or out (vines optional). No previous carpentry skills required. Space is limited. $60/$50 Member. Registration required, online at www.wavehill.org, by calling 718.549.3200 x251 or at the Perkins Visitor Center.

MEET AT PERKINS VISITOR CENTER, 9:30AM–4PM

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Design by Frank Perrone

Design by Frank Perrone


"Garden Trellis Workshop"

Saturday, June 17 2017


We had SO much fun at the potting table workshop. You are an inspiring and patient Instructor. And you made the day fly by with great humor all the while methodically teaching all of us how a well-designed table gets built. Thank you!
— JH

"Potting Bench Workshop"

Day 1

Saturday, Mar 25 9:30AM-4:00PM

Design By Frank Perrone

Design By Frank Perrone

   Calling all urban gardeners—stop re-potting plants on your kitchen table! Construct your very own potting bench with master woodworker and Director of Facilities Frank Perrone. This unique bench is designed with folding components for easy transport. No previous carpentry skills required. Space is limited. The second day of this two-day workshop takes place on Sunday, March 26.

$95/$75 Wave Hill Member. Registration required, online at www.wavehill.org or onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center.

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"Potting Bench" Workshop

"Class of 2017"


Personally, I had never handled anything more than a screwdriver, a hammer and some nails. You opened up a whole new world for me and Robert is thrilled that I’m eager to take more classes and learn more.
— JH


Wave Hill Table Workshop

SAT, FEBRUARY 25

Wave Hill Table

Wave Hill Table

   Construct your own outdoor side table, based on the design of the Wave Hill chair, with Director of Facilities and master woodworker Frank Perrone. Don’t have a garden or outdoor space? Use your table indoors! Participants receive step-by-step instructions; no previous carpentry skills required. Space is limited! $95 Member/$125 Non-member. Registration required, online at www.wavehill.org, or by calling 718.549.3200 x305 or at the Perkins Visitor Center.

MEET AT PERKINS VISITOR CENTER, 9:30AM−4PM.

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Painted Wave Hill Chair

Painted Wave Hill Chair

"Chair Building" Workshop

January 28th and 29th, 2017

Wave Hill 675 West 252nd Street, Bronx, NY 10471

718-549-3200

www.wavehill.org

 


"Chair Building" Workshop

"Class of 2017"