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

We Will Be Closed On July 4th In Observance of Independence Day

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

 
 
in-store demos
 

Saturdays

7/11/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: Drawer Slide Jig – 11AM
Come see how to install drawer slides quickly, accurately and more easily than ever with this innovative jig!

7/18/2015 What's Turning Day: Jet Lathe – 11AM
Learn how to turn a pen on a Jet Lathe.  Jet Lathes have the power, precision and versatility to turn with ease making the turning experience better.

7/25/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: Bead Loc – 11AM
Get incredibly strong, totally concealed joints with just your hand drill and the Beadlock Pro Kit.

8/1/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: Track Saws – 11AM
Track Saw Basics - Learn how to make precise, splinter-free cuts with minimal set-up.  Get table saw accuracy with the portability of a Circular Saw.

8/8/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: T-Track Table – 11AM
Considering the wide variety of T-Track accessories available, the utility of the Rockler T-Track Table Top is virtually limitless.

8/15/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: Phenolic Router Table – 11AM
Come join us as we cover 8 Cuts to Make on the Router Table.

8/22/2015 What's Turning Day: Pizza Cutter & Bottle Opener – 11AM
Learn how to simply make your own creative handles to complete your pizza cutter and bottle openers with personalized flair. 

8/29/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop – 11AM
See this revolutionary cabinet saw in action.  It's got precision, heavy-duty construction, a dust collection system that's second to none, plus the unbelievable safety feature that makes this a must for every shop.



 
Denver Woodworking Classes and Woodworking Workshops

Turning 101 - Bruce Perry

Date: July 11, 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

 

 

Turning Bowls - Bruce Perry

Date: July 12, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  Woodturning a bowl class is designed to provide all the information and basic skills needed to turn a wooden bowl. Students will learn about sources and selection of wood, wood grain, and how they relate to bowl design and project success. Bowl blank preparation, safely securing it for turning on the lathe, personal safety, and tools will also be covered. Each student will learn to shape and hollow out their bowl at the lathe. Whether your goal is to turn functional bowls for the dinner table or decorative art pieces, the skills learned here will get you on the path to success.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

Take Your Turning To The Next Level - Michael Roper

Date: July 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 woodturners 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

 

Woodworking 101 - Table - Tracy Gray

Date: July 25, & 26 2015

Time: 9am - 1pm

Overview:  Class is 7/25 & 7/26. 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 side table. Completion of this course will prepare you to move on to using the shop for more advanced projects. A $55 materials fee  covers wood, screws, equipment, glue, etc.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100 + materials

 

 

Router Workshop - Rich Johnson

Date: August 2, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  All-Day Router Intensive - A fantastic opportunity to learn about the router and its use in woodworking.  This class will cover everything about the machine and how to choose the best router for any size project.  The class will also cover bit selection, techniques and basic cuts, template use, inlays, joinery, jigs and plenty of tricks! Learn from router enthusiast Rich Johnson about this incredibly versatile power tool. Once you see all the things a router can do and how to use it, you won’t hesitate to use routers in all of your projects.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100

 

 

Woodworking 101 - Bookshelf - Tracy Gray

Date: August 8, 2015

Time: 9am - 1pm

Overview:  This is a two day class -Sat & Sun, 8/8 & 8/9. 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

 

 

Turning 101 - Bruce Perry

Date: August 22, 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

 

 

Turning Ornaments - Bruce Perry

Date: August 23, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  Shape a hollow lightweight ball to create an elegant ice cycle shape, along with a top hanger finial. Methods for designing and developing thin spindle turnings are the primary focus. Step by step demonstration and practice make these methods simple. As always sharpening is included. All wood and tools supplied by the instructor. You may want to bring your own tools for a tune up, and use them if they apply.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

 

Basic Cabinetmaking - Part 1, The Box - Rich Gady

Date: August 29, 2015

Time: 9am - 4pm

Overview:  In this class you'll learn how to make a small European-style cabinet, suitable to be used beside a bed or couch. It will be 14” wide, 27” tall, and 15” deep, and include an adjustable shelf and veneer edge-banding, and a base molding. In the part 2. class, we will make a door, and in the part 3. class, a drawer and drawer front. In this class, we will be using the table saw, dado blade, router table,  a drill and screw-gun, a hole drilling jig, a nail-gun, staple-gun, and a sander. The instructor, Rich Gady is a master cabinet-maker, and has taught many classes at Rockler as well as local colleges. Materials for this part 1. class will be $100.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $100 + materials

 

 

Take Your Turning To The Next Level - Michael Roper

Date: August 30, 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 woodturners 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

 

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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