A cooking fire and permanent kettle
Following the success of the Bodging
Milano projects in 2010 and
2012, ten of the Clissett Wood visiting designers are showing their work
widely acclaimed exhibition at the Harley
Gallery at Welbeck
until 2nd June.
completion of adzed seating at Castle Howard
course April 2013
9 day course 2012
Assembly on a 9 day course 2011
The chairs all assembled!
Garden seating 2012
bench from Garden Seating Course in 2011
The view south from Clissett Wood on a frosty December morning
place has just become available on the June 8th to 16th
Chair Making Workshop
courses are otherwise full. If you would like to go on
cancellations, an email alert list for future courses or
to register interest, please email
Enjoy a holiday in a beautiful
part of Herefordshire, learning the skills of working unseasoned
timber with handtools to create something unique for your own
home or garden.
web site dedicated to Philip Clissett, his life, work and chair
making near Clissett Wood.
I offer two to nine day
courses in Green
Woodwork and Chairmaking for
novices, amateurs and experienced craftspeople.
teach the whole range of greenwood crafts; from pole lathe
turned windsor chairs, ladder back chairs with varied seating,
contemporary and free form sculptural pieces to an ever
expanding range of
A gift voucher for
a course can make a very welcome Christmas, Birthday or
Retirement present. Gift vouchers can be arranged for any
amount. Email for
In addition I make a unique range of sculptural free-form
will be showing a range of work at Twenty Twenty gallery in
This can become addictive!