Advanced Timber Framing Course 2 - five practical days of traditional techniques


Get hands-on experience and skills reinstating a 1580 Suffolk Long House timber frame.

Using essentially Medieval techniques you will learn how to cut and joint the components of a ground and first floor frame.

Not a formal taught course, but practical  days working alongside Rick Lewis and the Orchard Barn Team progressing the replica Suffolk Long House frame. Course Outline

Some carpentry experience needed. These five days are perfect for improvers, home-owners, conservation officers, architects, carpenters, builders, engineers, and anyone with a love of traditional timber framing who wants to get involved in the practical carpentry of a big timber frame.

Date/time: 9.00-4.00 Monday 25th - Friday 29th June 2018

Main Tutor: Rick Lewis of Traditional Oak Carpentry

See what students on the March 2018 course learnt and achieved on this You Tube video

Hands-on experience and learning on the live reinstatement of our Suffolk Long House! Book your place now.

Course Fee



  Advanced timber framing course at Orchard Barn