Venue Chicken Shed (Craft Studio)
With Ambrose Vevers
£60, including materials
About this event
Make a practical and beautiful Shaker style peg rail using traditional techniques and super sharp woodworking tools. A great introduction to woodwork.
Saturday 22nd September, 10am to 4pm
Make a practical and beautiful Shaker style peg rail using traditional techniques and super sharp woodworking tools. This is a great introduction to woodwork.
During this afternoon course you will:
- Learn how to make a wedged tenon joint
- Learn various drawknife and spoke-shaving techniques on a shavehorse
- Make accurately dimensioned dowels using a rotary plane
You will be using local ash to make a peg rail up to four-feet long to suit your household needs: hang a coat, guitar, chair…
Course details will be sent closer to the time, but for more information please contact email@example.com
Advance booking only
Course details subject to change
Please note: 25% of your course fee is non-refundable should you need to cancel your place
Saturday 22nd September
Open daily 12.30 – 7pm
Phone: 01803 847070
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