You will have the option to make either a Stool, Side Table or even a Coffee Table or Small Bench on this course!
Come and spend a relaxing time in the woods creating a piece of handmade furniture. Set outside in a beautiful woodland workshop over-looking the river Findhorn on Logie Estate. You will learn a wide range of traditional "Green Woodworking" techniques. Using hand tools and locally sourced hardwood you will be guided through the process of making your very own piece of furniture.
By far the most popular course I run. This 2 day course has evolved lot's over the years. You will have the option to make either a Stool/Side Table or even a Coffee Table or Small Bench. There will be lot's of different shapes and sizes of hardwood tops to choose from on the day.
Limited places available. Book online by clicking HERE. Phone on 07879856630 or email email@example.com.
- Choosing the correct timber
- Cleaving a log using metal wedges and a Froe (traditional hand tool)
- Working the wood using a shave horse, drawknife and spokeshave
- Jointing using a traditional method
- Shaping the hardwood seat
£250 plus cost of hardwood top.
Course price does not include the hardwood top for your stool. You will get to choose from a selection and this is payable on the day. Estimated cost is between £10 - £60.
Course's start at 9am and we will aim to finish around 5pm each day. All tools and materials provided. Tea, Coffee and biscuits will be provided all day long but please BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH. Click HERE for a location map and a list of various nearby accommodation.