What is CANW about?
Promoting coppicing in our woodlands
Conserving woodlands and encouraging appropriate management
Providing mutual support, information, advice and training
Giving a voice to all involved in coppice woodland management
Coppice work and restoration, tree planting, garden furniture from coppiced wood, carved wood signs, willow baskets and animal sculptures, workshops in basketry and wood carving, large carved log benches, forest schools and family playdays sessions, schools craft and willow workshops.
Green woodworker, teacher, demonstrator and the UK's foremost supplier of green woodworking, traditional woodland craft and small scale forestry tools. Importers of tools from Gransfors Bruks, Wetterlings, Hans Karlsson, Svante Djarv and Aberl.
Coppice products harvested from woods in Manchester. Greenwood crafts and demonstrations, carpentry, charcoal and woodland management.
Traditional Earthburn - a method for making charcoal.
With thanks to Brian Crawley for organising this and writing about it, and of course to Jim Miller for all his hard work.
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