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Green Wood Intro Course

These courses are from one to three days.  We will cover basic green woodworking techniques, leading onto a variety of projects from which you can choose, for example; making spoons, hay rakes, stools, benches, shaving horse, turned items......(There will be an additional charge for some of the materials needed for shaving horses, benches, and any seating materials required for stools).

You will be introduced to the following skills and green woodworking techniques:

  • Cleaving wood using wedges and/or a froe
  • Removing unwanted wood using a side axe
  • Shaving wood using a shaving horse and draw knife & spoke shave
  • Pole lathe turning
  • Sharpening tools