Clean up rough split billets into trued-up blanks using axe and drawknife, with an introduction to the marvelous shavehorse.
Rough shaping and contouring techniques in green and dry wood using only hand tools. It's all about obeying the grain.
Refining tools and techniques: spokeshaves, rasps, knives, scrapers.
Finding, evaluating, sharpening, tuning, and maintaining your tools.