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.
Author Archives: Steve Tomlin
A small selection of my pounded ash baskets currently for sale. Continue reading
What do you want to learn this year? Craft courses make fantastic presents or a wonderful mini-break for yourself.
A pair of gorgeous ash splint pack baskets which I just finished making in time for Christmas. Continue reading
From 5th – 10th December, I’ll have an exhibition of my work along with craft demonstrations in Kendal town centre’s pop-up shop on Finkle St. A perfect opportunity to get some special gifts for Christmas. Continue reading
A group of novice scythers gatecrash a field of oats in Scotland and cut a crop of ‘impossible’ oats in front of an audience. Continue reading
Two volunteers with two scythes vs a wall of brambles, thistles and himalayan balsam – the results are awesome. Continue reading
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