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Cool Stools School

Get your aspiring woodworkers into the COOL STOOL SCHOOL where kids get to make a stool to take home, using traditional tools and techniques.

COST: $20 per child to help cover cost of materials preparation

3 workshops each day:

  • 9.30am to 11am

  • 11.30am to 1pm

  • 2pm to 3.30pm

  • minimum age 6 years - maximum age 12

  • maximum number of participants 6 per workshop

  • all materials and tools supplied.

  • no woodworking experience necessary

  • wear comfortable work clothes and enclosed footwear

  • all workshop timbers are recycled/reclaimed/salvaged in accordance with Maleny Wood Expo guidelines

Give your kids some hands-on woodworking experience with skilled supervision from real woodworkers using real tools from real workshops. 

Cooroy based furniture designer/maker Scott P Jones and his mate and long time professional woodworker, Richard Vaughan bring their passion for woodwork to the Expo to share their skills with our younger visitors.

They will be guided in groups of 6 per class to make and personalise an ever-so-useful stool. 
Parents/guardians are welcome to stay and watch.

Places are limited so please book to avoid disappointment

This workshop is part of the Junior Landcare Paddock activities at the Maleny Wood Expo.

Thanks to our generous sponsors: