Business Briefs: South Mountain Company hosts handrail maker


South Mountain Company of West Tisbury will host Jim Baldwin of 18th Century Handrail for a four-day intensive class in designing and building traditional tangent handrails. A mix of drafting and workshop time, the class will focus on the basics of face mould drawing and tangent handrail development, and each student will use hand tools to create a section of a handrail, according to a press release.

The class is 8 am to 5 pm, Tuesday to Friday, October 1 to 4. The cost is $800, including lunch and materials. For more information, email or call 508-693-4850.