GRANSFORS BRUK - We have been a direct importer of axes from this world leading Swedish Forge since 2006 and keep almost the entire range in stock plus replacement handles and sheaths. We think we offer the most comprehensive Gransfors Bruk service anywhere. These hand made axes come with a vegtable tanned sheath and a 20 year guarantee against forging faults. Our workshop specialises in the repair and restoration of axes.
WOODCRAFT COURSES - Our 2020 courses are now on-line and available for booking. Our 1-3 day, largely weekend courses, make the most perfect, unsual and inspiring Christmas gift.
TORMEK - We are an authorised dealer, supplying the whole range of Tormek Sharpening Machines and a large chioce of jigs and accessories
WOODSMITH has a national and international reputation for the supply of the biggest and best range of greenwoodworking tools, books and devices. With our walk-in shop now you can get your hands on our stock before you buy. In addition, the SHOP features some very special, if not unique, hand-crafted wooden ware not on the website made by some very talented woodcraft folk so well worth a personal visit. We'll often have very special tools in the SHOP that are not available on the website.
Visit our SHOP at:
7-9 Claremont Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE26 3TN
If you are coming from outside the area, give us a call first so we can ensure Maurice is on hand to give the good advice he's famous for, assuming he's not running a course that is!
If you need help selecting the best tool for a particular job, or maybe a query about which is a good crook knife to start making spoons with, just phone 0191 252 4064 or email and ask to speak to Maurice.
Get genuine advice and support from practicing green woodworkers with more than 20 years professional woodland experience.