Green Woodworking: Desk Box

Learn more about green woodworking and traditional hand tools.

green woodworkingGreen woodworking is an old way of working wood. Green or unseasoned timber is split from a log, shaped with hand tools, and joined together using traditional techniques.

This workshop introduces students to a variety of tools and techniques used in green woodworking. During this course, students will gain experience working with traditional hand tools while making a 17th century style desk box from riven oak.

This workshop will include an overview of the properties of wood, instruction in shaping, and drying green wood, as well as procedures for working safely with hand-tools.

All tools and materials provided. Join us for this workshop, and learn more about green woodworking!


To register for this class:
The Green Woodshop, North Easton, Massachusetts