Austin Woodworking Classes

Enroll in a woodworking class at Austin’s largest non-profit makerspace, Asmbly. New members must sign up for a Neon account, our cloud-based system used to manage memberships, classes, and other events. Click Join below to get started!

Learn wood shop safety and basics from our local woodworking experts in a welcoming and friendly environment.

In our woodworking classes, you will learn how to use the following tools:

  • Table Saw
  • Planer
  • Band Saw
  • Router
  • Drill Press

Click the button below to view our list of classes. Check back often for updates or reach out to if you have any questions.

More About Woodworking at Asmbly Makerspace in Austin

This isn’t a comprehensive list of equipment and tools available at Asmbly, but it covers most of the larger items. For a complete list of equipment, please visit this link.

  • Sawstop 7.5HP table saw wtih 10′ out-feed table (w/ automatic dust collection)
  • Powermatic Planer, 15″ width, with helical cutter head (w/ automatic dust collection)
  • Laguna JX12 jointer, 12″ parallelogram jointer with a helical cutter
  • SuperMax 25-50 Open-ended Drum Sander, 25″ wide (accommodates 50″ in two passes)
  • Bosch GCM12SD 12″ Sliding/Compound Miter Saw
  • Router Table with Lift
  • Band saws x3
  • Craftsman Drill Press
  • Laguna Revo 18/36″ 3HP Lathe
  • Scroll Saw
  • Shaper Origin handheld CNC
  • Festool Domino 500 joiner
  • Benchtop sanders (Disc sander, belt, spindle)

Frequently Asked Questions


Where is Asmbly located?
Asmbly is located at 9701 Dessau Road, Suite #304, Austin, Texas 78754.

What are your hours of operation?

We’re open 21/7, from 5am-2am every day.


How do I join Asmbly?
Check out How to Join Asmbly which covers the steps required to become a member. 

Who is eligible to join Asmbly?

Everyone! Asmbly is a nonprofit community makerspace serving Austin’s artisans, creatives, craftspeople. We hope you’ll join us.

Are there age restrictions for becoming a member?

We currently require all members be at least 18 years old. Minors are permitted to visit the space as a guest of a member, but they may not use any tools or equipment.

How much does a membership cost?
Membership is $95/month, or $950/year.

How do I pay for a membership?
We accept all major credit cards and ACH (e-check) payments in US Dollars. Unfortunately we’re unable to accept paper checks, cash, bitcoin, gold bullion or vintage vinyl. For members who prefer to use cash, we recommend using a Visa gift card. 

Do you offer family memberships?
Yep! A family membership is $95/month for the first member and $60/mo for each additional member of the household who wishes to join. Each family member is required to complete all of the How to Join Asmbly steps. Just send an email to before purchasing a membership and we’ll do some behind the scenes magic to provide the discounted rate. 

Can I buy a gift certificate for a membership?
Absolutely! You can purchase as a gift certificate for as many months of membership as you would like through our online store here. Just ask the lucky recipient to email to redeem their gift certificate.

Do I have to sign a long term contract? What’s the cancellation policy?
We don’t require contracts. Memberships are billed every 30 days and members are free to cancel anytime through their member portal. Our most common membership is $95/month. We don’t prorate early cancellations; stated differently, 30 days is the shortest membership term we currently offer. We’d love to have you as a member – click here to get started.

How soon can I start using the shop after purchasing a membership?
We have a required onboarding process for all new members that must be completed prior to gaining facility access.  Purchasing a membership is one piece of that, but you will not gain access until completing all the steps outlined on our How to Join Asmbly page.  

What is your refund policy for memberships and classes?
Monthly memberships are nonrefundable.  Annual memberships can be 50% refunded if requested within the first 3 months. After 3 months, annual memberships are nonrefundable.  Classes may be fully refunded if the request is emailed to at least 48 hours in advance of the class time.  If it is within 48 hours of the class start time, it is nonrefundable.