I was very excited when in February, having spoken to Greenwood worker, Mike Abbott, it seemed like I was in with a chance of working with him this summer.
The final harvest was a further three stools, of slightly ‘mixed’ quality, the best in Ash, finished ‘rustic’ – that is with bark left on!
2005 has been another busy, but enjoyable year for me as a self employed Green Woodworker and Tool Maker.
To grow Oak on a 70-75 year rotation to produce 3.4m veneer quality butts
A combination of copper and arsenic sounds a lethal botanical cocktail. However, an area near Tavistock on the borders of Devon and Cornwall, extensively mined for copper…