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Geo. R Walker Demonstration




Geo. R Walker, Co author of ‘By Hand & Eye’ and ‘By Hound & Eye’  demonstrates at Handworks 2017 how simple geometry was used by artisans of the pre industrial world to make, well… everything! Ryan Saunders






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The Anarchist’s Design Book – Pre Orders Now Being Taken




The latest addition to the Lost Art Press stable is now available to order on our website, delivery expected early to mid March.The first 50 orders will receive a free hand-signed Christopher Schwarz letterpress book plate with their order. Most of … Continue reading






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Build a Campaign Chair with Christopher Schwarz




Finally arrived in the UK, ……just in time for Christmas 2016! Build a portable chair that will be passed down as a family heirloom with Christopher Schwarz. Designed in the 19th Century, this chair collapses to a small bundle (like … Continue reading






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Christmas Preparations




Yes it is November and most of us have had some thoughts about Christmas even if we have not started our Christmas shopping as yet.  Here at Classic Hand Tools we have been buying in new products and stock ready … Continue reading






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Lie-Nielsen Honing Guide




After seven years in the making, we are now delighted to offer Lie-Nielsen’s version of the side clamping style of honing guide. This high-quality piece of kit is solidly machined from stainless steel, with a bronze bearing. This Honing Guide … Continue reading






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Handworks – Amana 2015




It was quite a trek and a big time and financial commitment to travel to this event in Ohio, USA but we felt it was time to re-acquaint ourselves with some old friends and suppliers and to introduce ourselves personally … Continue reading






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New Products….




Latest book from Lost Art Press available for preorder… Virtuoso: The Tool Cabinet and Workbench of Henry O. Studley and other new books including Merlyn Chesterman’s book on printing and the J Whelan books on planes can be found by … Continue reading






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New From Lost Art Press – Chairmaker’s Notebook – Peter Galbert




Classic Hand Tools are pleased to offer this new book from Lost Art Press which has been 3 years in the making – we are sure it will be a fine addition to the Lost Art Press stable of books. … Continue reading






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The Book of Plates has arrived




Not the best of pics but the messages are there… 1. The Book of Plates has landed from Lost Art Press 2. Shipping of The Book of Plates has started today, so look out for your copy and 3. New … Continue reading






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‘l’Art du Menuisier: The Book of Plates’ from Lost Art Press




You can pre order this book now and stock will arrive with us during November (actual date not known at the moment). Chris Schwarz describes it best….. “The Book of Plates” is 472 pages long and contains every single plate … Continue reading






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