A cooking fire and permanent kettle
Celebrating completion of adzed seating at Castle Howard
Development Week 2014
Green Woodwork Introduction 2014 in progress
Green Woodwork Introduction 2014 - the finished projects
June 2014 nine-day Chair Making Workshop
Four great chairs, each one different,
from the July 2014 nine-day Chair Making Workshop
August 2014 nine-day Chair Making Workshop
Wood fired pizza on August 2014 workshop
- always a favourite at lunch times
After a good summer my beloved partner Doug Joiner died unexpectedly
on 8th September.
Those who had a special connection with him - and so many did
- are warmly invited to a memorial ceremony in Childer Wood on
the 25th October. > Details
are here <
dates for 2015 are on the 'calendar' page.
me to register for other courses alerts.
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
This can become addictive!
The view south from Clissett Wood
on a frosty December morning