Denver Store

Store Location

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware
2553 S Colorado Blvd - Ste 108 Denver, CO 80222
Phone: (303) 782-0588
Manager: Rich Johnson - email

 
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Store Hours

Monday – Friday 9 AM – 7 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 6 PM
Sunday 11 AM – 4 PM

Closed on Easter: April 5th

 
 

Demonstrations

in-store demos
 

Saturdays

3/28/2015 21st Century Woodworking Day: CNC Shark – 11AM
Bring the speed and precision of computer-controlled machinery to your shop with this top value CNC system

4/4/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop & Micro Jig - 11AM
Safety at its finest! See the safest saw in action combined with Micro Jig to complete your next project!

4/11/2015 Work Smart Day: Soy Gel Paint Stripper - 11AM
Easily remove multiple layers of paint, urethane, acrylic, epoxy or enamel without the back-breaking work of sanding and chiseling.

4/18/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: T-Track Table w/ New Accessories - 11AM
Considering the wide variety of T-Track accessories available, the utility of the Rockler T-Track Table Top is virtually limitless.

4/25/2014 Plug Into Power Tools Day: Eureka Zone - 11AM
Learn how Eureka Zone products can help you create a portable yet highly accurate cutting system.



 

Classes and Workshops

 

Turning 101 - Bruce Perry

Date: March 28, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  This class, aimed at beginners, teaches survival, safety and the basic skills of spindle work and faceplate turning to create a small bowl. Sharpening methods are also demonstrated as well as discussions on wood structure, wood selection and tool choices. This is a skills class, not a “project” class; the take-away is knowledge, not finished woodturnings. Your instructor will be Bruce Perry. All wood and tools supplied by the instructor..

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100

 

Hollow Forms - Bruce Perry

Date: March 29, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  Shape a hollow form and create an elegant turned vase. Step by step demonstration and practice will be the order of the day. Students will learn how to rough shape between centers, methods to cut a clean shape, how to mount the vessel in a chuck, how to hollow, and how to jamb the piece to finish the bottom. Students will learn about sources and selection of wood, wood grain, and how they relate to your design and project success.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

Woodworking 101 - Bookshelf - Tracy Gray

Date: April 11, 2015

Time: 9am - 1pm

Overview:  This is a two day class -Sat & Sun, April 11 & 12. Learn the basics for all your future woodworking projects. On the first day, you will learn to safely use the jointer, planer, table saw, miter saw, and router. You will learn at least one method of joinery and will leave the next day with a beautiful small bookcase. Completion of this course will prepare you to move on to using the shop for more advanced projects. A $75 materials fee covers wood, screws, equipment, glue, etc.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100 + materials

 

Marquetry - Rich Gady

Date: April 18, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  Making pictures in wood - an introduction to marquetry. Learn how to select wood veneers and cut them exactly the way you want with affordable tools and supplies. In this class, your instructor will be Rich Gady, an award winning master of the craft and an excellent teacher. Once you learn the technique, you practice on your own piece while the instructor provides expert guidance and tips to increase your skills and confidence.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100 + materials

 

Take Your Turning To The Next Level - Michael Roper

Date: April 19, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  Make a turning project of your own choice with an award winning wood artist Michael Roper (just call him Roper) who will help you take your woodturning to the next level. This is an open intermediate class designed to help beginner wood turners take the next step in perfecting their technique. We will discuss proper tool bevel angles as well as sharpening techniques, stance and safety at the lathe while guiding you through the project you want to do. Please bring your tools and wood for your project.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

Small Wood Boxes - Rich Gady

Date: April 25, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  In this class you will learn the processes for constructing a beautiful lidded box. You will also learn techniques for making different corner joints, such as mitered and splined, and how to achieve a well-fitted lid. To accomplish this, the table saw (with miter & spline sleds), drum, belt, & orbital sanders, router, band saw and drill press will be used. Decorative touches with veneers will be demonstrated. The instructor, Rich Gady, master cabinetmaker, will demonstrate these processes and help you start making beautiful boxes.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100 + materials

 

Finishing-Hands On - Rich Johnson

Date: April 26, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  An incredible opportunity to learn about the theory of finishing from one of the best! Our instructor will teach you about the different types of finish available to the woodworker and when to use them. You will learn about natural and man-made finishes, indoor and outdoor finishes, and the stains and dyes used to color your projects. You will get to use the knowledge learned in the class to take an average finish and turn it into a stunning surface! You will be amazed at the results you will be able to achieve on your next finishing project. 

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100

 

Clubs & Guilds

Front Range Woodturners - Time: 6:15pm-9pm

The first Tuesday of each month 

www.frontrangewoodturners.org

 

Colorado Woodworkers Guild - Time: 6:30pm-9pm

The third Tuesday of each month

www.coloradowoodworkersguild.org

 

Rocky Mountain Shipwrights - Time: 9 AM to 12PM

The third Saturday of each month

www.rockymountainshipwrights.org

 

700th Scale & Radio Controlled Club - Time: 10 AM to 12 PM

The Forth Saturday of each month

 

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Looking for Wood?

Why not come and "Take a walk through our woods".
We feature premium domestic and exotic lumber as well as hard-to-find veneers.

 

Career Opportunities

Would you like to turn your hobby into a career? Please see our Career Center for position details and how you can join our fun loving team!

What People are Saying:

I have been using Rockler for years, your products are always the best that can be purchased and your prices are very reasonable. Ann you have always done your best to make me feel as though I was your very best customer. Thank you for great service."

- Daniel F.

What People are Saying:

I have been using Rockler for years, your products are always the best that can be purchased and your prices are very reasonable. Ann you have always done your best to make me feel as though I was your very best customer. Thank you for great service."

- Daniel F.
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