Japanese Timber Frame Workshop


Multi-day workshops to build and assemble a 6′ x 9′ Japanese timber frame structure. Work will be delegated between Brooklyn & Connecticut workshops. Workshops will run from Monday, July 31st to Wednesday, August 2nd (9-6pm) at each site. Workshops will join together at 2pm in Brooklyn on Friday, August 4th to assemble the structure that will be showcased in NYC KEZ 2017.



Brooklyn Workshop

Mokuchi Studio – Brooklyn, NY

Posts and beams, large scale joinery layout and cutting. Learn proportioning, center line layout and cutting sequence.
Limit 6 participants


Connecticut Workshop


Bluefield Joiners – Taftville, CT

Hip and gable roof layout and cutting. Learn to use the stretched scale on the back of your Japanese square!
Limit 8 participants