The Experience

  1. Choose your workshop: Each workshop is tailored to different skill levels and interests, so you can find the perfect fit for your woodworking journey. View current workshops.

  2. Learn from experts: Our qualified timber teachers provide hands-on demonstrations, personalised advice, and continuous support, so you can master the skills and techniques essential to woodworking success.

  3. Create your masterpiece: Bring your vision to life by working on real projects, using professional tools and materials provided by Woodchix. From step stools to custom furniture, you’ll be amazed at what you can create with your own hands.

  4. Join a supportive community: Connect with fellow woodworking enthusiasts, share your experiences, and learn from one another in a fun, welcoming environment.

  5. Build your confidence: By the end of your course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and expertise to tackle your woodworking project with confidence and pride.

Gill Enterkin

Founder and Head Woodchick

Gill is passionate about educating Teachers in Industrial Arts Timber and teaching women hands-on skills in woodwork & joinery, building confidence, self esteem and preparing women to consider trade apprenticeships.

She has been a TAS (Technical Applied Studies) teacher specialising in woodwork for 20+ years in high schools. She is also a VET Cert IV Training and Assessment and has a Certificate II Construction Pathways.

Before teaching, Gill has worked in electrical repairs, Logistics and Transport, as a Jilleroo and in hospitality.

“All of these experiences have led me to create Woodchix, in the hope that I can help teachers and women forge their paths and realise their hopes and dreams”.