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Drew Langsner

Marshall, NC
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Drew has practiced traditional woodworking for over 40 years. He started Country Workshops in 1978 in western North Carolina, where he taught traditional woodworking with hand tools. He is the author of many magizine articles and several books on woodworking including Green Woodworking and The Chairmaker’s Workshop. Both of these are currently available in an Author’s Reprint Edition directly from Drew. He Is currently working on an extensively updated version of his 1978 book Country Woodcraft, to be published in 2019 by Lost Art Press.

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Current Courses Offered by Drew Langsner

5 Days
Teaser image for Carving Multi-Hollow Bowls & Servers

Carving Multi-Hollow Bowls & Servers

North House Folk School is delighted to welcome Drew Langsner to campus for the first time to teach a course in bowl making. Drew has been well-known in the traditional craft world for decades as the founder of Country Workshops, a school devoted to the teaching of traditional woodworking with…
Wed, Sep 25th, 2019  –  Sun, Sep 29th, 2019
Instructor: Drew Langsner
2 Days
Teaser image for Split Log Bowls: Exploring New Forms

Split Log Bowls: Exploring New Forms

Almost anyone who has carved bowls from split half-logs has experienced the disappointment of finding pre-existing checks that lead to throwing wood into the scrap pile. A Mercedes emblem at the end of a bowl log has always been unwelcome. But this needn't be the case. This will be a…
Sun, Sep 22nd, 2019  –  Mon, Sep 23rd, 2019
Instructor: Drew Langsner