Make a robust but elegant 2 seater interior bench with a beautiful hand tooled texture. Learn to use super sharp hand planes and cabinet scrapers to shape the subtle curves of the seat. Use specialised rotary planes and a hand powered lathe to make spindles.
Everyone comes away with new furniture making skills and a beautifully finished bench.
Open to all abilities, however the course is somewhat physically demanding. Includes a wholesome lunch both days.
This popular weekend course is the perfect opportunity to discover the joy of woodwork and to create a piece of finely crafted contemporary furniture using traditional methods. Open to all abilities.
Set in a beautiful timber framed barn with a roaring fire and great company, surrounded by woodlands on the edge of Dartmoor.