The construction and repair of timber frames and framed buildings often, but not exclusively, in green oak.
|Craft category||Wood; Building crafts|
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|Origin in the UK|
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Issues affecting the viability of the craft
- The Carpenters Fellowship – membership organisation for timber framers, currently seeking to develop an accreditation scheme.
- Weald and Downland Open Air Museum
- Oak Frame Training Forum set up by the Carpenters Fellowship
Craftspeople currently known
- The Carpenters Fellowship has an online directory of its members.