Making Wooden Storm Doors is a fun and
intense, three-day, hands-on learning
experience. Students will learn how to make
wooden storm doors. You will be part
of a team building exterior storm doors for the
circa 1859 historic Lamb-Munger Mansion in the
Central Park National Historic District in Hannibal, Missouri.
This is a tuition-based class with a limit of 10 students. You will be working side-
by-side all three days in the shop with instructor Bob Yapp. Bob has been a
woodworker and furniture designer/maker for 43 years.
This will be an intense, learn-by-doing opportunity. You will learn why wood
storm doors are important, what styles of storm doors are best for your old house
or building, how to measure an opening for a storm door, how to grade/pick
lumber, storm door construction, glass/screen installation weather-stripping &
We will be constructing combination wood storm/screen doors with removable
and interchangeable screen and glass panels. At the end of the three days you will
know from beginning to end, how to completely build a wooden storm door. All
students completing the class will receive a "Certificate of Completion".
Homeowners, small contractors, preservation staff, preservation commission
members, hp students and historic building owners will all benefit from this
hands-on, traditional training event. All skill levels are encouraged to sign up.
Tuition for this three-day workshop is $400 and includes morning coffee/snacks,
beverages and lunch. Space is limited to ten students in each session and pre-
registration is required to secure a spot in the class.
Inexpensive motels as well as bed & breakfast inns are available for out of town
students. For more information or to pre-register call Bob Yapp, 217-474-6052 or
email him, email@example.com .
March 24, 25 & 26, 2017
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily
521 Bird Street, Hannibal, Missouri 63401