We build community around furniture making by offering bench space, workshops, apprenticeships, and maker talks
Rent a Bench

Rent a Bench

Membership at Allied Woodshop gives woodworkers access to a full suite of woodworking machines and tools as well as a community of makers.
Meet the Makers

Meet the Makers

Allied Woodshop members make high-quality, custom furniture and are available for commission. Styles range from shaker to organic modern.
Take a Class

Take a Class

We offer workshops for beginner and advanced woodworkers with a focus on building confidence and skills in a fun and friendly environment.

New Workshops for 2017 Now Online

We're so grateful to have shared our woodworking shop and knowledge with more than 200 students over the past year, and we look forward to doing it again next year. We just posted our freshest round of workshops on the website under Classes & Education. In addition to the usual...

Nov 24, 2016

The Beauty of a Simple Business

In an over-stimulating world fueled by technology and seemingly limitless access to information, you might find yourself seeking simplicity. The design world itself tells us that we want products, spaces, and lifestyles that are simple, minimal, and beautiful. When was the last time you opened your Instagram account and saw an airy,...

Aug 11, 2016

Laura Zahn to speak at Furniture Society Conference

Have you ever found yourself wondering how industry and craft might continue to thrive in a city like Los Angeles? If so, you're not alone. Allied Woodshop founder, Laura Zahn, thinks regularly about how we can build community around craft and new models for contemporary makers. She will explore themes in...

Apr 05, 2016