Axe Workshop is a one day course which will help explain the axe.
In its simplicity and its complexity, we’ll try to demystify it and finally understood it in its many forms.
- DATES TO BE CONFIRMED
- 1 day
- Cost £100
- Venue: The Northumberland Centre for Greenwood Craft at Kirkley Hall, Northumberland
Throughout history the axe has been the most treasured of tools, fundamentally useful and uncomplicated…….or is it?
If you own an axe and want to get the most out of it, this course should be enlightening.
AXE Workshop is a great option for parent and offspring. Where the parent wants the reassurance that their son/daughter has the knowledge to use their first axe safely with good technique.
- Axe design
- Parts of the axe
- Types of axes and uses
- The properties of wood
- Axe etiquette, sharpening and axe care
- Replacing a broken handle
- PRACTICAL SESSION: axe throwing
Bring your own axe/s along regardless of type or condition… for discussion.
Maximum number of students 7.
Once you have made an online payment for this course, Joining Instructions will be sent via email.