Woodland Craft

£25.00

Woodland Craft Author: Format: Hardback First Published: Published By: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd Pages: 216 Illustrations and other contents: 185 full colour illustrations and 496 photographs ISBN: 9781861089366 Categories: , ,

Ben Law, whose woodland house featured in Grand Designs, shows how to make everything from spoons to baskets, fences to yurts, chairs to roundwood timber framed caravans. Detailed step by step instructions and advice are given for each woodland craft, along with essential knowledge about tools and devices. With fascinating information on the history, language and traditions of the crafts, coppice management and tree species.

Weight1.17 kg
"Woodland Craft is an unabashed celebration by woodcrafting expert Ben Law of the splendor of wood. Informed, informative, exceptionally well-written, organized, and presented, Woodland Craft is a complete workshop course." --Midwest Book Review

Author Biography

Ben Law, woodsman, craftsman, eco-builder, teacher and writer, lives and works in Prickly Nut Wood in West Sussex, UK. The building of his unique woodland home was featured on Channel 4's Grand Designs in the UK and was voted by viewers as the most popular episode ever. Ben Law is the author of several books, including The Woodland House (Permanent Publications, 2005), The Woodland Year (Permanent Publications, 2008), and Woodsman: Living in a Wood in the 21st Century (HarperCollins, 2013). www.ben-law.co.uk.