Peter Lanyon Furniture

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Peter Lanyon Furniture
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About Peter Lanyon Furniture

Peter Lanyon trained as a furniture maker at Rycotewood College in 1995, before going on to complete an MA with distinction in Furniture Design and Technology. He is a trained secondary school teacher, and has been teaching in many different guises for 2 decades. His current furniture practice sees him combining green woodworking techniques with his interest in design, and his skills in fine furniture making. He enjoys passing on these skills and passions through his courses.

Courses, kits & gifts

Green wood chair making - 6 day woodworking course in Devon
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Green wood chair making - 6 day woodworking course in Devon
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 4th April 2022
£530
Starting with an unseasoned log you will learn how to create a beautiful and unique chair which will last for generations. This is one of the most satisfying green wood...
Green wood tables workshop at Lambside Farm - Week 1 (6 Days)
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Green wood tables workshop at Lambside Farm - Week 1 (6 Days)
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 27th June 2022
£700
During this longer course you will learn a variety of techniques and develop your own dining/ kitchen/ patio table design, or other table of your choice. It is spread over...
Green wood tables workshop at Lambside Farm - Week 2 (3 Days)
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Green wood tables workshop at Lambside Farm - Week 2 (3 Days)
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 5th October 2022
£350
Following on from Week1, Week 2 is for assembly of the now-dried components. You will be guided through the design and making process and will finish the course with a...
Green woodwork - make a shave horse
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(9)
Green woodwork - make a shave horse
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 18th March 2022
£140
This shave horse is a hybrid, combining the best features of a number of tried and tested designs. I have added a few of my own touches to make this...
Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days
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Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 10th March 2022
£210
A two day course learning the skills and techniques of green woodworking, with an emphasis on contemporary design and detailing. Maximum of 6 students. You will make either a low...
Introduction to Steam Bending
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Introduction to Steam Bending
In-person course
Devon - Next course on 13th May 2022
£140
Steam bending opens up creative possibilities for woodworkers. With some simple in-expensive equipment you can start bending wood, and opening up a world of creativity. This course will give you...

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Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days

In-person course
David Fenton-Jones - - #746

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Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days

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Nigel Gross - - #819

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Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days

In-person course
Jane Baker - - #820

Brilliant course! Excellent tuition and company. I was so pleased with my beautiful stool that I gave it to my daughter for Christmas. She loves it.
I went on the course with some friends and we had such a good weekend. Creative, productive and fun.
Highly recommended.

Introduction to green wood furniture making - two days

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Andy Wells - - #821

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