Paddle making course

Saturday 08 June 2019 (All day) to Sunday 09 June 2019 (All day)

Submitted by jwalker on 11 April 2019 - 21:13.

This course does NOT include introductory membership to The Coracle Society

Work along side boat builder and artist Clinton Chaloner to make your own personalised paddle. A course suitable for water enthusiasts, canoeists and coraclers you will use a single piece of cleft ash to craft a paddle suited to your needs.

You will learn:

  • How to select suitable wood
  • Split and cleave an ash blank
  • Cut and shape
  • Fine finish using traditional hand tools

The paddles created will be unique and of the highest quality

The price of £180 includes materials, use of tools and refreshments

Contact details

Small Woods Association -

Contact Judith Adams 01952 432769 or email [email protected]

Contact Richard Thomason 01952 432769/07964 934556 [email protected]


Green Wood Centre, Station Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford TF8 7DR