Daily Archives: 26/03/2013

Bark weaving using sweet chestnut inner bark 2

During last week’s 5 Day Bushcraft Course we felled a chestnut and used it for some bark weaving.  The bark is best in the spring when the sap is rising.  Scrape off the outer bark with the back of a folding saw, then score around the chestnut top and bottom and then down its length.  Make […]

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