Sandy Springs Store

Store Location

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

 
Sandy Springs, Rockler Woodworking and Hardware Location Georgia

 

Store Hours

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

 
 

Demonstrations

in-store demos
 

Robert Sorby In Store Woodturning Demonstration

Saturdays 

2/28/2015 What's Turning Day: Bottle Opener - 11AM
Create a custom bottle opener everyone will talk about with this Bottle Opener Turning Kit!

3/7/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: Freud Rail & Stile Router Bits - 11AM
This demo will detail Freud’s innovative & simple system for milling extended tenons.

3/14/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: Rockler Rail Coping Jig - 11AM
Produce square cuts with the new and improved Rockler Rail Coping Jig.

3/14/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop & Micro Jig - 2PM
Safety at it's finest! See the safest saw in action combined with Micro Jig to complete your next project!

3/21/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: European Hinge Jig - 11AM
Minimize setup time and eliminate hinge space variations from door to door with our innovative Jig-It system.

3/28/2015 Rockler Innovation Day: XL Box Joint Jig - 11AM
Same great Box Joint Jig now even larger!

3/28/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop & Micro Jig - 2PM
Safety at it's finest! See the safest saw in action combined with Micro Jig to complete your next project!

4/4/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop & Micro Jig - 11AM & 2PM
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.

4/18/2015 Plug Into Power Tools Day: SawStop & Micro Jig - 2PM
Safety at it's finest! See the safest saw in action combined with Micro Jig to complete your next project!

4/25/2015 What's Turning Day: Pen Turning - 11AM
Lean how fun and easy it is to turn your own pen with the right tools and techniques!



 

Classes and Workshops

How to Use A Jointer with Jeff Slaton

Date: February 28, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: Learn how to use a jointer.

Skill Level: All

Class Fee: $50

 

Turn a Bottle Stopper with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: March 3, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: 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: $30

 

 

Turn a Handle Using a Mandrel with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: March 5, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Have you mastered pen turning and are looking for the next lathe project?  Learn how to turn a simple handle using a mandrel in this beginning turning class.  The handle can then be used for pizza cutters, ice cream scoops, or bottle openers.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $25

 

Sliding Door Shop Cabinet with Bob Brancheau

Date: March 7, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: Learn how to build a sliding door wall cabinet for your shop. The design is modular and adaptable to any size shop for tool storage.  We will use pocket hole techniques in the construction.

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Class Fee: $100

 

Turn a Taper Candle Holder with Jay

Date: March 10, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: 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: Intermediate

Class Fee: $40

 

 

Turning Fan Pulls and Lamp Finials with Kim Muthersbough

Date: March 12, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Students will learn the tools and cuts used in spindle turning as they work through making a fan pull and/or a lamp finial. 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: $30

 

Turning a Bowl for Embellishment with Jay

Date: March 14, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: 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: Intermediate

Class Fee: $60

 

 

Embellishing a Bowl with Carving and Pyrography with Jay

Date: March 15, 2015

Time: 12am - 3pm

Overview: 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: Intermediate

Class Fee: $70

 

Sharpening with Diamond Stones with Bob Brancheau

Date: March 17, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: If you have struggled to get a quick sharp edge on your chisels, plane ions or turning tools you might want to try nature's hardest substance to accomplish your goal.  We will use DMT diamond products to demonstrate simple techniques.  Bring in a couple of your tools to practice on.

Skill Level: All

Class Fee: $25

 

 

Face Frames with the Kreg Jig with Bob Brancheau

Date: March 19, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: There's a lot of folks who have bought a Kreg system but still have not used it on a single project.  Come on in and we will go over the entire pocket hole product line and see some of the projects that we have already constructed using the Kreg jig.

Skill Level: Beginner - Intermediate

Class Fee: $30

 

Intro to Woodworking with Bob Brancheau

Date: March 21, 2015

Time: 10am - 4pm

Overview: This class is geared to help you get started in woodworking. Tool selection, materials, safety and machine basics will be covered. You will learn how to make basics cuts using a circular saw with edge guide.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $50

 

Turning Decorative Finials with Jay

Date: March 24, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to make different finials as decorations for boxes, ornaments, or other decorations.  In this intermediate class students will learn to make detail cuts using both the spindle gouge and skew.  Students are encouraged to bring their own scroll chuck (1" x 8tpi), turning tools, and personal safety equipment for use in the class.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $30

 

Acrylic Pen Turning with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: March 26, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Pen making is giving a whole new twist with the exciting and challenging aspects of acrylics. Students should have some basic lathe experience--the "Intro to Pen Turning" class is perfect. At the end of this class, students will go home with a hand-crafted acrylic pen.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $35

 

Turning a Crush-Grind Peppermill with Kim Muthersbough

Date: March 26, 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 crush grind 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), turning tools, and personal safety equipment for use in the class.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $50

 

Intro to Pen Turning with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: March 31, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Pen turning on the lathe is a great hobby that can also make extra money. Jonathon will show students the basic steps of how to set up your lathe with the right mandrel and bushings for easy turning with great results. You will leave the class with a top notch looking pen and the skills needed to make many more. 

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

Segmented Bowls Session 1 with Bob Brancheau

Date: April 4, 2015

Time: 10am - 4pm

Overview: This class will cover basic segmented bowl construction.  Prerequisites are experience in using a table saw or a compound miter saw for cross cutting.  You will learn the theory and techniques for constructing very accurate segmented rings.  You will use the table saw as the primary cutting tool supplemented with a sliding miter table, a disc sander and some shop made jigs.  You will produce components and glue up the rings that will make up the bowl, you will be expected to do some home shop work before the follow-up class.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $75

 

Turning Magic Wands with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: April 7, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

 

Turning a Set of Napkin Rings with Kim Muthersbough

Date: April 9, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Students will learn how to spindle turn a bead, bore a hole on the lathe, and use different embellishment techniques as they turn and decorate a set of napkin rings. 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: $30

 

Segmented Bowls Session 2 with Bob Brancheau

Date: April 11, 2015

Time: 10am - 4pm

Overview: In this follow-up class, you will learn to make a simple feature ring to combine with the rings made in the previous session.  You will be shown how to properly stack the rings for the final glue up.  The instructor will then show the proper techniques for turning the finished segmented bowl.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $75

 

Table Saw 101 with Bob Brancheau

Date: April 14, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn the differences between the various models of table saws that are currently on the market.  Learn how to check and adjust the various components and accessories for your saw.  We will focus on safely making the basic rip cut, crosscut and angled cuts.  Bring your questions and current issues.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Bandsaw 101 with Bob Brancheau

Date: April 16, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Learn how to make your band saw do what it should in an accurate and safe manner.  We will discuss each component of the band saw and many of its variations.  You will leave this class understanding how to safely change and align the blade, how to choose the correct blade for each project, and how to conquer the dreaded "drift".  Bring your questions and current issues.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Making a Cheese Board with Bob Brancheau

Date: April 18, 2015

Time: 10am - 4pm

Overview: Students will learn how to transfer patterns onto wood, make perimeter cuts with a scroll saw, and edge rout while making a simple cheese board.  This beginner level class will help provide confidence to the student, so he/she can continue to take on more challenging projects. Students are not required to furnish anything, but they are welcome to bring any of their  personal safety equipment that they would like to use.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Turning Honey Dippers & Bottle Stoppers with Jay Hakerem

Date: April 21, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Turning a Triangular Handle with Kim Muthersbough

Date: April 23, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Overview: Students will learn how to lay out and turn a triangular handle for a screwdriver. This is an intermediate level spindle turning class and prior experience with spindle turning is needed as the process will involve making interrupted cuts. 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: Intermediate

Class Fee: $30

 

Making Signs using Rockler Interlock Sign Kits with Jim Beck

Date: April 25, 2015

Time: 10am - 2pm

Overview: In this class students will learn to use guide bushings and templates in conjunction with a plunge router in order to produce custom signs.  Students should have a prior experience using a plunge router before taking this intermediate level class.  Students are not required to furnish anything, but they are welcome to bring any of their own  personal safety equipment that they would like to use.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $40

 

Turn a Pen for Mother's Day with Jonathan Youngwirth

Date: April 28, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Turn a Ring Stand for Mother's Day with Jay Hakerem

Date: April 30, 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $30

 

Clubs and 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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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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