Making Ends Meet Tudor Style – Pole Lathe Turning & Woodcarving

The last workshop in Tudor Revels’, ‘Making Ends Meet Tudor Style’ series, was Pole Lathe Turning and Woodcarving.  I spent a very enjoyable afternoon, at The Hawthorns Centre on Southampton Common, learning all about these ancient rural crafts.  The pole lathe turning demonstration was given by Huw Edwards, a local Coppice Craftsman. Huw is an expert hurdle maker…