The Forest Woodworker
Immerse yourself in the ancient craft of working with fresh, green wood.
Expert authors Sjors van der Meer and Job Suijker introduce you to the traditional skills of green woodworking. Learn about the qualities of wood; how to cut and shape it; how to craft your own tools such as a shaving horse, wooden club, chopping block and saw horse, and then how to use them to make spoons, spatulas, stools and chairs. As well as teaching you new skills, this inspiring book will show you how working in natural surroundings, with natural materials, can create an overwhelming sense of well-being and enhance your awareness of the environment.
Sjors van der Meer & Job Suijker. The Forest Woodworker. A step-by-step guide to working with green wood.
Published in 2019. 176 pages. In english.