Includes crafts for the farm, garden, wood fuel, building and domestic use, made primarily with green wood. Also includes charming line drawings and woodblock-style illustrations, and a foreword by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall.
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.
"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