Timber Frame Workshop at Hawk Circle
The next Timber Frame Workshop takes place November 2 through November 5, 2023 at Hawk Circle Wilderness Education located in Cherry Valley, NY.
What to expect
This class teaches some of the basic timber framing joinery skills that are essential in building a traditional American style frame. We use hand tools primarily, and learn to cut a straight line with a hand saw, as well as how to move beams safely, make hand cut hardwood pegs, how to raise and assemble a frame and more.
Register online at Timber Frame Workshop at Hawk Circle
Cost is $750
Timber Framing Tool Use and Care
Beam Sawing Techniques
Sill Beam Cutting
Plate Beam Cutting
Girt Beam Cutting
Floor Joist Cutting
Chisel Sharpening Methods
Drilling and Assembling Frames
Knee Brace Cutting
Post Beam Cutting
Tie Beam Cutting
Common Stud Joinery
Hard Wood Peg Carv
All meals and housing is included!
We have newly renovated, cozy timber frame cabins for you to enjoy during your stay here. The perfect place to unwind and relax after a day of working and learning. (double occupancy)
Our hearty, home made meals will give you all the energy and nourishment you need for spending your days timber framing. We accommodate most allergies and food sensitivities.