A comprehensive and practical guide to working with an Austrian scythe.
Perfect if you cannot attend a course or as a reference guide following tuition.
27 May, 16 July, 3 Sept, 4 Sept 2016 - £80
All my 2016 scythe courses are now fully booked. You can still learn by booking me for either a private or group workshop at your own venue. See the Learn to Scythe page for more info.
Author Archives: Steve Tomlin
This weekend, I took half a dozen 2ft long blades into the Manchester city…. Continue reading
Fantastic feedback from a recent Learn to Scythe course student. Continue reading
Come hammering on steel and learn to peen your scythe with confidence for the sharpest cut yet! Continue reading
Two opportunities to hone your scything skills and meet new people at community mowing events in the North-West. Continue reading
Celebrating wildflower meadows with scything and a first for me. Continue reading
What to do if you’ve too much mowing for you and your scythe alone? Lizzie and Peter from Northumbria have the answer. Continue reading
Details of two Learn to Scythe courses you can book on in Scotland this summer. Continue reading
“Working slowly and deliberately, with little noise, allows me to be part of nature, rather than striving against it. It’s a dance of sorts. The dance of the mower and the grass.”
A lovely article that captures the pleasures of scything in the New York Times Continue reading