CNC Basics: Carving and Routing using the X-Carve

  • July 16, 2022
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • HatchSpace 22 High Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301
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No CNC or woodworking experience required.

Learn. This is an introductory course on how to use the X-Carve CNC (Computer Numerical Controlled) machine with an emphasis on safety and proper use of the machine. In this class, you will examine the entire work flow of the X-Carve CNC process, learning how to use basic design and editing techniques for creating a carving project, and how to perform a carving job. Students will also learn how to set up the machine, how to load and secure materials, then how set the home position and run a simple job.

Make. Students will design and carve a simple project using X-Carve's Easel software. All materials will be provided. 

Saturday, July 16  |  10am - 1pm

Cost: $45 members; $54 supporters; $60 non-members

Financial aid may be available. Contact for details.

Instructor: Gail Fletcher
Gail is a retired educator, having spent 23 yrs in public education, teaching Information Technology.  A long time amateur woodworker, retirement has allowed Gail time to further pursue her love of woodworking.

Payment and Refund Policy

Payment is due at the time of registration. Unpaid registrations are subject to cancellation.

Full refunds or a class credit can be provided if you cancel at least 14 days before the start of the class by contacting or by calling 802-257-3935.

There are no refunds, transfers, make-ups or deferments for missed classes.

HatchSpace reserves the right to cancel any class for any reason. A class may be canceled in the event the minimum number of students for the class is not reached. In this case, registrants will receive a full refund or class credit, and notified by valid email provided at registration.

HatchSpace is a project of The Hatch, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization  •  Brattleboro, VT  •  •  (802) 257-3935
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