FAQs

What does ADIAIDA do?
We conduct Malaysia's First Women's Woodworking Workshops and Duo Woodworking Workshops.

Where is ADIAIDA's Crib?
We name our workshop our 'Crib' as it is our 2nd home where we spend most of the time. We are located in Ara Damansara.

Do you accept walk-ins?
We are not open for walk-ins but only for those who have signed up for our workshops.

Is there parking?
Plenty of free parking right in front of our Crib. No parking ticket is required.

What is around the area?
The closest is Citta Mall which is an open concept mall with plenty eateries. There is also Oasis Ara Damansara (Ali, Muthu & Ah Hock, Family Mart, Starbucks etc). Dataran Ara Damansara, which is 5 minutes away, also offers a variety of restaurants.

Do you have a prayer room?
We have an enclosed corner in our lounge area for prayer. Please bring your own telekung and prayer mat.

Do you take custom orders?
At the moment, we are not accepting any custom orders for furniture.

Do you do restoration, refurbishing or repairs?
We do not provide any of these services.

Do you rent out your workshop space and tools?
We do not as we are not a Maker Space.

WOMEN'S WOODWORKING WORKSHOP

Can I join alone?
Yes. You can meet other amazing women and make new friends.

Can I join with another person or more than 1 person?
To make sure you get to build on the same date, it would be better for you to book for everyone as there is only 6 spots per session.

I have never used a tool before and have no experience. Can I join?
Of course you can! Our workshops are beginner friendly and no experience is needed.

Do I need to sign up for an Intro Session before Level-Up Session?
Yes, for our Women's Woodworking Workshop you will have to join our Intro Session first.

How do I check for availability?
We will update the sessions on our website on a monthly basis.

Can I build any project?
The project is already set for the date that you choose.

How many pax per session?
We only take 6-8 pax per session.

What will I learn?
For our Intro Session, we will teach you the proper ways of measuring, drilling, hammering, sanding and finishing

For our Level-Up Session, apart from all that you have mastered in our Intro Session, you will also learn to use a jigsaw for cutting and build bigger projects like a table and ladder shelf.

How long is the session?
For our Intro Session, it will be a 4 hour build.

For our Level-Up Session, it ranges from 6-8 hour build, depending on the project, plus a 1-hour lunch break.

Is lunch included?
Lunch is not provided.

Can I bring the project home?
Yes, you get to bring what you made with your own two hands home.

How much is the session?
Session starts from RM250 for our Intro Sessions and from RM350 for our Level-Up Sessions.

Is it a one of session/project?
Yes, all our projects are a one-off.

Can I join more than one Intro Session or Level-Up Session?
Definitely! We will have different projects available so you can join as many as you want

DUO WOODWORKING WORKSHOP

Can I join alone?
You can only join as a pair.

Who can I join with?
You can join with anyone, your partner, sibling, parent, niece/nephew, best friend or anyone 15 years old above.

Do we build 1 project each or 1 project together?
You will build 1 project together, so you have to decide who takes the product home.

What will I learn?
The main skills you will learn are measuring, drilling, hammering, sanding and finishing. Depending on the project, you may learn how to put accessories such as handles, drawer slides and hinges.

How much is the session?
Session starts from RM650 for a pair (per project).