Who need eyes to carve

Blind veterans carve a new chapter Once again Veterans woodcraft were at the Blind Veterans UK Llandudno site to help teach some green woodworking, mainly with the pole lathes and shave horses, but we also decided to introduce them to hand carving. To start the week we decided that the group would try their hands…

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Blind veterans bonds

This past week veterans woodcraft have once again bred down to Llandudno for some more teaching of greenwood working and carving in the wood cabin. whilst we were there we had a visit from the Executive board, and from other Veterans down using the facilities . We had a young man and his father bonding…

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Blind Veterans Ace it

At the start of the week Veterans Woodcraft reported that it was at the start of Cabin fever week with Blind Veterans UK (Llandudno). We are pleased to announce that all who attended and attempted the tasks set really excelled themselves. All managed to hand Carve both a Spoon and a wizard, the learning curve…

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Cabin fever at BVUK Llandudno

Today is the start of Cabin Week at the Blind Veterans Llandudno centre.  The week has got off to a great starl’ with the installation of 2 pole lathes and 2 draw horses to enable member to complete some Green woodworking. Even the staff had a go At the same time blind veterans are being…

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Happy Little Girl

As some of you already know, Veterans Woodcraft delivered a full size rocking horse on Black Friday. We are please to show you some photographs that have been sent to us by the parents and grandmother to show how pleased she is with her horse. we are happy to see the lovely smile that this…

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Happy granny ready for Christmas

Veterans Woodcraft ventured out on Black Friday to deliver and install the Rocking horse. After an early start we arrived at our destination with minimal traffic. We decided to keep the mystery going a little longer as we had the horse completely covered. We unveiled the horse to the delight of the customer who was…

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VWC support H4H in Worksop

Veterans woodcraft has recently spent a few days away in Worksop, to support the annual opening of the Help or Heroes Christmas shop. we spent the day demonstrating a pole lathe and hand carving as well as displaying and selling some of our wares. we had a great day talking to the public and supporting…

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Free training offered

Veterans Woodcraft have managed to secure some funding to allow us to deliver some short courses to the community. we are currently looking for people who are unemployed, or are veterans and their families who would like to participate on some training, we come to you so you dont need to travel. unfortunately this is…

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Carving club starts at the Beacon

The Beacon, Catterick Garrison. Beacon Carving club. Veterans Woodcraft are honoured to be starting a wood carving course with veterans from the Beacon in Catterick Garrison. This will be our second ‘Road Show’ to help other Veterans start to Rebuild there lives through wood. This is the first of a 6 week programme hopefully not…

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W16 NEC

A great third day at the national exhibition centre here in Birmingham at the W16 and Elements show, lots of positive feedback and lots of new contacts made. Looking forward to working with them all in the near future

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