Discover the correct and safe way to use the most essential of the treewright's tools; the axe.
This extremely practical day takes you through treefelling, shaping roundwood, hewing and tool maintenace. You will also discover the different ways different axes are suited to different jobs.
This unique course will also talk about the evoluition of the tool, making sure you experience working with our ancestor's axes; from the Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age and Early Medieval periods.
Cost includes a hot vegetarian lunch.
All tools and tuition included.
No experience necessary.
If you would like to complete the experience and stay on site in our Anglo-Saxon Sunken Dwelling for the Saturday night, please select the option below.