Introduction to Cleft Stool Making

1 July

log-stool-2Using 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. The course can lead onto the more advanced chair making courses.

You will learn:

  •  Tool selection
  •  Wood selection
  •  Splitting, cleaving and shaping legs
  •  Carving and shaping the seat
  •  How to make strong mortice and tennon joints
  •  Putting it all together
  •  Finishing and preserving

The course tutor is Neill Mapes and will take place at the Green Wood Centre.

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BOOKING AND PAYMENT OPTIONS: Contact Fay Hurford 01952 432769                 fayhurford@smallwoods.org.uk

FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact Richard Thomason 01952 432769 or 07964 934556 richardthomason@smallwoods.org.uk

Special offer for our members: 20% off all course fees! Please contact Richard or Fay on the details above to get your discount.

 

Course cost: £ 75.00


 

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