Tutor: Tom Dillon
Make your own traditional-style shave-horse using green ash for components and a sawn ash board for the shave-horse body. This course can be quite physically demanding. It requires you to learn and work through a range of green woodworking processes and tasks in a short space of time. Hopefully by the end of it, you will have developed a broad green woodworking foundation, and a useable shave-horse to take home and learn more!
You will learn:
How to cleave and shape green wood components using a froe, side-axe, and drawknife
How to select and prepare a sawn ash board for your shave-horse body
Basic shave-horse ‘ergonomics’
How to assemble your shave-horse
How to use your shave-horse, time-permitting!