Another great week and another great group of guys spent a week together learning and cutting a really nice timber frame from cypress. New timber framers were from Georgia, Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin.
Grand Oaks Timber Framing Workshop
April 27 - May 3, 2008
Assembling the 3 bents. Trial fitting, drilling peg holes, making minor adjustments to the joinery.
Nice looking Bent corner!!
Never saw into the wind! You will end up with a timber frame saw dust hairdoo!!
Assembling the 16 foot side with the top plate and wall girts.
New Grand Oaks drill hole jig, I mean fixture,
designed by a participant.
A "slick" looking timber framer!
Common rafters trial fitted into the top plates.
Beautiful day for a raising!
New group of Grand Oaks timber framers with ideas and dreams of what their own timber frames will look like.