Traditional Timber Framing

Next Start Date: 14 January 2019
Duration: 5 days
Location: Clifford near Hay-on-Wye
Cost: Please contact us for quote

Over the five days participants will be involved in the construction of a timber frame structure with talented timber framer John Munro. During the framing process the following subject areas will be covered:

  • the history of timber framework in the UK
  • regional variations in timber framing
  • specialist tools and equipment
  • the milling process
  • the components of typical timber frame construction
  • peg making
  • setting out
  • measuring and marking out including daisy wheel geometry
  • jointing and shaping
  • fitting, fixing, finishing, positioning and erecting

The workshop will be limited to 8 participants, and is suitable for everybody, from complete beginners to experienced carpenters.

Cost includes VAT and all materials.

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