Small Woods Association

Contact Name: Sonia

Address:
The Old Station
Station Road
Coalbrookdale, Telford
Shropshire
TF8 7DR

Small Woods Association

About Small Woods Association

We are the national organisation for woodland owners, workers and supporters. We stand for living sustainable woods: alive with wildlife, people and work.

Courses, kits & gifts

Bowl Carving
Bowl Carving
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 15th May 2021
£85
Learn how to carve your very own bowl using traditional tools and techniques. You will learn: - How to set up a Bowl mate - How to select appropriate timber...
Framed Hurdles
Framed Hurdles
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 17th April 2021
£85
Learn how to make a simple framed hurdle using ash or chestnut frame and hazel weavers. Framed hurdles make attractive screens for wheelie bins and compost areas. These hurdles can...
Hazel Stick Stool Making
Hazel Stick Stool Making
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 6th March 2021
£85
You will make a traditional stool using hazel rods with mortise and tenon joints and split hazel. You will learn: selecting suitable material tool selection and maintenance how to make...
Intro to Whittling
Intro to Whittling
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 4th April 2021
£85
You will learn; A variety of different cutting techniques and knife positions How to use whittling tools safely and effectively Different properties of green wood How to carve a tree...
Introduction to Pole Lathe Turning
Introduction to Pole Lathe Turning
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 3rd April 2021
£85
Great opportunity to spend a day with a master pole lathe turner to learn the basic principles and techniques to get you started You will learn: - Tool selection -...
Kuksa Carving
Kuksa Carving
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 16th May 2021
£85
Learn to carve your very own Scandinavian style Kuksa using traditional tools and techniques. You will learn: - Tool use - Selecting appropriate wood and wood properties - How to...
Learn to Make a Milking Stool
Learn to Make a Milking Stool
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 12th June 2021
£85
Using a single log you will make a simple traditional 3 legged stool with a shaped solid seat designed to meet your own style and specification. You will split, carve...
Rustic Chairs
Rustic Chairs
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 26th June 2021
£180
Learn how to make a unique Rustic Chair out of hazel rods, with a woven bark seat. You will create your own design and learn some green woodworking techniques to...
Shrink Pot Making
Shrink Pot Making
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 3rd April 2021
£85
This is a great introduction to greenwood carving and whittling. Using simple techniques and tools you will learn how to carve a drinking cup or pot using one piece of...
Spoon Decoration Techniques
Spoon Decoration Techniques
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 18th April 2021
£85
Learn the wonderful art of Kohlrosing and Milk Painting with Pete Llewellyn. More info coming soon...
Timber Measuring
Timber Measuring
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 27th March 2021
£160
The course is designed to provide woodland owners, managers, agents and contractors the ability to calculate accurately timber volumes in standing trees, woodland compartments and road side stacks. You will...
Viking Chairs
Viking Chairs
In-person course
Shropshire - Next course on 17th July 2021
£85
Choose from a selection of British hardwoods to make your own unique viking chair with a sculptured finish. Design to suit your own size and specification. You will learn: -...

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