US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship

Posted on: 12 Aug 2019 14:37:00

Chris Wood is a professional carver and Arbortech user from Newport in Wales, who has recently competed in the USA Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship. It was his first ever attendance at the biggest event for power carving worldwide. 

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Find out more about the NEW Tormek Diamond Wheels

Posted on: 30 Jul 2019 14:12:00

 

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Tormek Scholarship Award - now open for applications

Posted on: 25 Apr 2019 08:36:00

The Tormek Scholarship Award (UK) is presented each year, since 2013, to a final year student attending a furniture/cabinet design and make woodworking course. Last year Dan Wall from Worcester received the award and in 2017 it went to Olly Christian from Bristol. In addition to the accolade of the award, the winner receives a Tormek Wet Sharpening System. Previous winners admit this has proved to be invaluable, encouraging them to aspire to higher professional qualifications and invest time in their woodwork.

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BriMarc brands team up with Classic Hand Tools and West Country Woodworking at Makers Central!

Posted on: 22 Feb 2019 15:42:00

Classic Hand Tools will be welcoming Simon Clements (Arbortech) and Pontus Gyllby (Tormek) to their stand at Makers Central. Simon describes himself as a woodcarver, sculptor and educator. Therefore, visitors may know of Simon through his courses at the Sylva Wood Centre where he has a workshop. Simon will show just how easy power carving can be using Arbortech.

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Tormek visit the Peter Sefton Furniture School

Posted on: 20 Dec 2018 15:33:00

Meet Peter Sefton, an award-winning Master Craftsman and Furniture Maker, who is also renowned for his knowledge and talents as an educator, demonstrator and writer.

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Success For One Of The First Power Carving Courses

Posted on: 22 Aug 2018 09:10:00

Wood carving has been around for centuries and tools and techniques have evolved over time. Most recently power carving has taken centre stage. New and innovative blades and power tools have opened up a whole new world for carvers, allowing their imagination to run wild and carve almost anything.

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