Woodland Pioneers Week 2008
Another succesful year in the woods! Click a workshop to scroll down the page:
Workshops for advanced participants:
Some of the 2-hour taster workshops held on Friday:
1 day workshop: Gate Hurdles with Owen Jones
Notice the mortises being drilled (left) and how to hold the wood steady using a shave horse (centre) or a brake (right).
1 day workshop: Charcoal Making with Rebecca Oaks
Sieving and bagging the charcoal. Notice the finings captured below the sieving machine (right picture).
1 day workshop: Pole Lathing with Paula Keary and Peter Wood
1 day workshop: Spoon Making with James Mitchell
Pony Snigging with Tom Lloyd
Gate and Fence with Ian Taylor and Twiggy
We met up again and finished the gate! Click here for more details...
Taster session: Willow Weaving with Stella Kenyon
Taster session: Rope Making with Walter Lloyd
Taster session: Besom Brooms with Brian Crawley