Learn how to construct and repair a traditional timber frame at Orchard Barn

Our Timber Framing / Repair courses are perfect for beginners and improvers, home-owners, conservation officers, architects, carpenters, builders, engineers, and anyone with a love of traditional timber framing.

Courses at Orchard Barn enable you to learn practical skills and gain confidence whilst making a real difference to our restoration project.

2017 Dates

12th, 19th, 26th July and 2nd, 9th, 16th August Timber Frame Practical sessions led by Nigel, not a course but lots of experience of timber framing 30/day or 100 for any four dates. Some experience needed.

12th September An Introduction to Timber Framing 95

13-15th September Timber Framing Practical Days - not a formal course, but a great opportunity to work under the guidance of a master craftsperson on a live project 45/day or 125 for 3 days. Some experience needed.

Tutor: Rick Lewis of Traditional Oak Carpentry 

Timing: 9.30-4.00

Venue: Orchard Barn, Ringshall, Mid Suffolk, IP14 2LY

CPD attendance certificate from: Institute of Historic Building Conservation on Intro day

To book your place: sarah@orchardbarn.org.uk 01473-658193 / 07766-054042

  Timber Framing at Orchard Barn