Tag Archives: UK

When scythes go bad

The scythe season is rapidly approaching and I hope I’ll see you on one of my Learn to Scythe courses where you’ll learn to set up, sharpen and mow for the maximum effectiveness and enjoyment. One of the trickiest things … Continue reading

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Ash splint basket making film – My father’s tools


A beautiful short film about ash splint basket making. Continue reading

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Ash splint basket course in Cornwall

Ash splint basket making UK
Learn to weave ash splint baskets in Cornwall 17th -18th March 2018 Continue reading

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Scythes in Manchester stained glass


Do you see what I see? Continue reading

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Scything in North Cumbria


Scything, sunshine, smallholder. Continue reading

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Somerset Scythe Festival 2017 Championships


This years champions from the Somerset Scythe Festival, including the man pictured above. 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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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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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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Learning axe & knife skills for spoon carving

Axing a wooden spoon
A terrific workshop at RHS Harlow Carr last weekend, teaching axe and knife skills while making wooden spoons along the way. Continue reading

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