Tutor: Tom Dillon
Spend a day investigating and making a range of coppice products – stakes, binders, wattle hurdles, panels, rustic furniture – from small diameter hazel using traditional hand-tools and techniques.
You will learn:
How to dress-out and grade rods for different purposes with a saw and billhook
How to safely put a point on a stick
How to stack, tie & transport coppice bundles
How to split and weave with hazel
How to use hazel for building simple structures & furniture