Furniture Making School

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Phoebe Everill’s Furniture Making School holds a range of courses and classes suitable for everyone.

Classes at Drummond

Absolute beginners through to advanced… we provide a flexible and personalised approach to woodworking set in a spectacular location.

Located in Drummond, halfway between Daylesford and Kyneton. Classes feature:

  • Weekly Classes
    Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays 9-4pm;
  • Small class size (max 5 students)
  • Fully equipped machine room
  • All tools supplied
  • Individual tuition available

Teaching at Drummond

Weekly classes are available at Drummond. All weeks aside from those shown below as Intensive weeks, or those listed under the Teaching at Sturt School for Wood section are standard weekly classes.

Guest teachers will be added with specific courses very soon!!


October 21st 2019 – October 25th 2019 – CLASS FULL!
December 2nd 2019- December 6th 2019 – CLASS FULL!

January 6th 2020 – January 10th 2020 – CLASS FULL! Submit your details to join the Waitlist
January 20th 2020 – January 24th 2020 – CLASS FULL! Submit your details to join the Waitlist
April 27th 2020 – May 1st 2020
May 25th 2020 – May 29th 2020
June 22nd 2020 – June 26th 2020
July 13th 2020 – July 17th 2020
August 10th 2020 – August 14th 2020
September 7th 2020 – September 11th 2020
October 5th 2020 – October 9th 2020
December 7th 2020 – December 11th 2020

See below list for project options. This is an opportunity to have intensive machine training, only 5 people for a 5 day period (9 – 4pm) and leave with a tool cabinet, workbench, coffee table, stool, 5 x jigs or discuss your own project with me.

Full fact sheets for all options including material costs are available upon request.

I can help with local deals on accommodation.

Project Based Tuition (Max 5 students)

Class Duration Skill Level
Solid wood workbench 5 days Beg/Int
Shaving Horse 5 days Beg/Int
Tool Making Kit – HNT Gordon plane, Windsor Workshop Spokeshave, Krenov-style Smoother, Hock Blade Set & Mallet 5 days Beg/Int
Tool Cabinet 6 days Int/Adv
Table with drawer 6 days Int/Adv
Table (no drawer) 5 days Beg/Int
Stools (3 designs to choose from) 5 days Beg/Int

See contact page & email me for more details of courses or call me on 0419 517 500 to discuss your own project ideas.


Fees and Payments

A deposit is required to confirm a place in a 5 day intensive course. The deposit is taken off the total course fee.
The deposit is refundable when more than 7 days notice prior to commencement of course is given. Notice is required via email.

Course fees
Course fees are due one week prior to commencement of course.
An invoice will be issued once deposit is paid.
Once course fees are paid, they are not refundable.
If course fees are not paid by due date, a position will be offered to a person on the waiting list.




Teaching at Sturt School for Wood

Term 1 2020
Teaching @ Sturt 1st Term (3rd February – 10th April)

Term 4 2020
Also Teaching @ Sturt 4th Term (9th November – 20th November)

Please note no classes at Drummond these periods


More Details @ Sturt website –