Hazel Hurdle Making


Date: 27 March, 2021

A Day of Traditional Fencing
Sheviock, SE Cornwall

10 in stock

Hurdles are traditional fence panels that have been used for a variety of different functions over the years, from animal enclosures to walls of houses. This course will give you a chance to learn with countryside craftsman, Robbie Ryder.

You will learn the art of hurdle making by making your own.

This course covers:
Introduction to tools and materials.
Woodland management, including Hazel coppicing.
Preparing zales (uprights) and base weave
Introduction to different methods of splitting hazel.