Green Woodworking Courses with Richard Rood

Green Woodworking Courses with Richard Rood

When:A range of dates is available this winter, see booking options for availability
Tutor:Rural crafter Richard Rood
Venue:Brick Barn, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk
Pricing:£100 per person plus booking fee, including hot drinks through the day

Rural crafter, Richard Rood, is joining us at Deepdale Farm through the Winter to teach green woodworking skills. You may have seen Richard in a Pop Up Shops at Dalegate Market, or demonstrating at the Deepdale Spring Market.

Over the next year, we will be developing a range of courses where Richard teaches visitors to work with green wood, creating beautiful items for the home. At the moment we are offering a 1-day course, an introduction to green woodworking.


Introduction to Green Woodworking Course – 1 Day

One day taster course introducing

  • Properties and handling of green wood
  • Getting familiar with tools such as the draw knife and the pole lathe
  • Make and take home a selection of objects such as a dibber, spurtle, spatula or door wedge

All necessary tools are supplied by the instructor.

Please wear clothing suitable to work under cover but outdoors, ie multiple layers.

Please bring a packed lunch to enjoy in the barn or courtyard. Hot drinks will be provided.

There is a maximum of four people per session.

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