Sandy Springs Store

Store Location

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware
6690 Roswell Road
Suite 450
Sandy Springs, GA. 30328-4908
Phone: (404) 460-1000
Manager: John Carignan - email

 
 

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 

6/27/2015 21st Century Woodworking: CNC Shark - 11AM
Bring the speed and precision of computer-controlled machinery to your shop with this top value CNC system!

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.



 
Sandy Springs Woodworking Classes and Workshops

Sharpening Turning Tools with Bob

Date: June 25, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Using sharp tools is critical to successful turning, and knowing what equipment to use and how to use that equipment makes sharpening easier. We will cover slow speed grinders, the Sorby Pro Edge Sharpening System and the Tormek, and demonstrate how to achieve a good cutting edge by hand and various jigs. Preferred bevel angles and edge profiles for various tools will be reviewed.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $45

 

Beads and Coves on the Lathe with Kim

Date: June 27, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $45

 

 

Intro to the Router with John

Date: June 30, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: This class that will teach all the ins-and-outs of how to use your Router. Both Router table work and hand-held Router work will be covered.  You will learn different techniques of cut, fence and miter gauge work, Router bit selection and basic Router safety. Cutting dados, rabbets, slots, edge trim will be easy.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $35

 

 

 Bottle Stoppers with Jay

Date: July 2, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to make bottle stoppers as gifts.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $20

 

 

Router Table Basics with John

Date: July 7, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn the best way to use a router table.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $20

 

 

 

Router Table Basics with John

Date: July 7, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn the best way to use a router table.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $20

 

 

Router Table Jigs with John

Date: July 9, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn what jigs to use on your router table.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $20

 

 

Segmented Bowls Part 1 with Bob

Date: July 11, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: In class 1 you will learn the process of constructing and stacking 12 segment rings to build a segmented bowl. You will learn how to construct and practice two essential jigs critical to the process. You will also gain experience in building a feature ring for the bowl. After completing this first class you will then build at home a basic bowl with feature ring in preparation for class two.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

 

 

Turning a Travel Mug with Jay

Date: July 14, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to turn a travel mug with a stainless steel insert.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $50

 

 

 

Turn a Pizza Cutter Handle with Jay

Date: July 16, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: In this class you will learn the basics for turning a pizza cutter handle.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $25

 

 

Segmented Bowl Part 2 with Bob

Date: July 18, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: Your segmented bowl that you constructed at home from class 1 will be critiqued and you will learn to turn the bowl and finish it.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

 

 

Kreg K5 and Forman with Bob

Date: July 21, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to make solid joints using either the Kreg K5 or the Kreg Foreman.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $25

 

 

Power Sanding with Bob

Date: July 23, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn the best ways to use a drum sander, belt sander, disc sander and hand sanding to complete a project.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $35

 

 

 

Turn a Peppermill with Kim

Date: July 25, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: Students will learn how to lay out, bore using the lathe, and turn a larger spindle as they craft a pepper mill.  This is an intermediate level spindle turning class, and prior turning experience will be helpful as the pace of the class would be challenging for a beginner.    Students are encouraged to bring their own scroll chuck (1" x 8tpi), Jacobs chuck, turning tools, and personal safety equipment for use in the class.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $45

 

 

Turn a Small Box w/Lid with Kim

Date: July 28, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Students will build their spindle turning skills by learning how to bore a hole on the lathe, and use different embellishment techniques as they turn and decorate a small box with lid.  The box is a size that might be used as a holder for pills, toothpicks, or needles.  This is a beginner level spindle turning class.  Students are not required to furnish anything, but they are welcome to bring any of their own tools or personal safety equipment that they would like to use.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $15

 

 

Finishing Turned Objects with Kim

Date: July 30, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Students will learn what to consider when choosing a finish for a turned project, and try some different finishes on some sample pieces.  This class is for any experience level, but is targeted for the beginning turner or the turner looking to expand his finishing options.  Students are not required to furnish anything, but they are welcome to bring any of their own tools or personal safety equipment that they would like to use.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $15

 

 

Building a Face Frame Cabinet with Bob

Date: August 1, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: You will learn how to use the pocket hole system to build a face frame cabinet.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $50

 

 

 

Door Construction with John

Date: August 4, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to build a door for your cabinet.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

 

Drawer Construction with John

Date: August 6, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn dovetail techniques to build a drawer.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

 

Turned Candlesticks with Kim

Date: August 8, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview:  Students will build their spindle turning skills by learning how to bore a hole on the lathe, and turn a larger spindle.  This is a beginner level spindle turning class.  Students are not required to furnish anything, but they are welcome to bring any of their own tools or personal safety equipment that they would like to use.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $25

 

 

 

Beadlock with Bob

Date: August 11, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  This will be a demonstration on how to use the beadlock system to build loose mortise and tenon joints.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

 

Joinery- Loose Tenon Using a Mortiser with Bob

Date: August 13, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  Learn how to make loose mortise and tenon joints using your table saw and a mortiser.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

 

How to Turn Salad Bowls with Jay

Date: August 15, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview:  Learn how to turn a salad bowl and add embellishments to it.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $50

 

 

Sharpening Your Turning Tools with Bob

Date: August 18, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  Learn how to get an accurate edge on any turning tool. Bring one of your tools and we will show you how to get a good edge on it.

Skill Level: All

Class Fee: $50

 

 

 

Sharpening Flat Tools Using the Tormek and ProEdge Systems with Bob

Date: August 20, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  Learn how the Tormek and Sorby ProEdge can be used to sharpen your chisels and plane irons.

Skill Level: All

Class Fee: $50

 

 

 

Designing and Making Parts for a Simple Box with Kim Session 1 of 3

Date: August 22, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview:  This introduction to box making begins with an overview of box design considerations.  The process used to produce the parts for a simple box using the table saw, and router table will be demonstrated.  This is a class for any experience level, and is targeted at the beginning woodworker or novice box maker.  Students are not required to furnish anything.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $25 - OR $50 for all 3

 

 

 

Designing and Making Parts for a Simple Box with Kim Session 2 of 3

Date: August 25, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  Assembly, Turning Fit, and Prep for Finishing. This segment of the box making adventure starts with dry fitting parts and concludes with boxes that are prepared for finishing.  Boxes which are in different stages of completion will be used to demonstrate techniques for addressing fit issues both before and after glue-up.  This is a class for any experience level, and is targeted at the beginning woodworker or novice box maker.  Students are not required to furnish anything.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $20 OR  $50 for all 3

 

 

Designing and Making Parts for a Simple Box with Kim Session 3 of 3

Date: August 27, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview:  Finishing, completing the box making adventure requires applying and then finishing the finish.  Finish options, considerations, and application techniques will be  presented, along with examples.  This is a class for any experience level, and is targeted at the beginning woodworker or novice box maker.  Students are not required to furnish anything.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $15 OR  $50 for all 3

 

 

Turning Salt and Pepper Mills with Jay

Date: August 29, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview:  Learn the techniques needed to turn salt and pepper mills.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $40

 

Clubs & Guilds

The Woodworkers Guild of Georgia - Woodturning Group

Meeting Time: 6:30-8:30 PM, the third Monday of each month

For more information, browse our website at: www.wwgofga.org


The Woodworkers Guild of Georgia - Scrollsaw Group

Meeting Time: 6:30-8:30 PM, the fourth Monday of each month

For more information, browse our website at: www.wwgofga.org

 

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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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