Category Archives: SteveTomlinCrafts

New hay rake tine cutter

I’ve been making wooden hay rakes for several years now. To make the rake teeth, called ‘tines’, a cleft ash billet is knocked through a sharpened steel tube called a tine cutter. As the wood is split from a larger … Continue reading

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Spill plane


A novel and unusual little plane. Continue reading

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Beamish Show of Agriculture 2017


Some scenes from the Show of Agriculture at Beamish Museum. Continue reading

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Gorgeous American style windsor chair


When a chair this beautiful from underneath, you know you just have to see the rest of it. Continue reading

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Splitting wood with a froe

Sometimes, the wood really works with you. This sycamore was certainly on my side. Continue reading

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Spoon carving workshop in Wales


Spoon carving starts with a log and continues with sharp tools and concentration. Continue reading

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Prize winning ash splint basket


One of my craft items won first place in a national woodworking show last weekend but which one? Continue reading

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Spoon carving workshop for Rusland Horizons


A beautiful spring weekend for a spoon carving workshop in the woods. Continue reading

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Limited edition spoons

Wood like this doesn’t come along every day. I’m enjoying it while it lasts; here’s your chance to enjoy it too. Continue reading

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A set of individual wooden spoons

A new set of six wooden eating spoons, all the same but different. Continue reading

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