Wooden Stool Carving

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Summary information

​ABOUT THE COURSE
Learn green woodwork techniques and make your own rustic stool on this training course in the Hampshire South Downs. Our tutor, Phil Clayton, will teach you how to use traditional hand tools and woodcraft skills, to craft your stool from locally grown wood.
THE COURSE WILL GIVE YOU
Knowledge of the properties of different types of wood
Skills in using hand tools, including a froe, carving axe, drawknife and a shavehorse
Understanding of how to construct a stool using traditional methods
THE COURSE IS SUITABLE FOR
Suitable for beginners and people wishing to improve their green woodwork skills.
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR
Stout footwear and outdoor clothing. This course will take place outdoors in our Woodland Classroom.
Packed lunch or lunch is available from the Beech Cafe
ABOUT THE TUTOR
Phil has been involved in coppicing now for several years, primarily hazel and sweet chestnut, and is a member of the Hampshire Coppice Craftsmen Group.
www.hampshirechestnut.co.uk

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
01730 823166
Contact address: 
The Sustainability Centre Droxford Road, East Meon Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 1HR
Cost: 
£110
Contact name: 
Polly Whyte
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
​09:30 - 16:30
3 June 2022
Teachers
Phil Clayton
Venue information
The Sustainability Centre
Droxford Road
East Meon
GU32 1HR
United Kingdom

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