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John Foreman: Hand Hewing

John Foreman is an expert at hand hewing. He uses three types of axe: a chopping axe, a scoring axe and a broad axe. From north Hastings, John builds log homes, sells hand hewn logs, gives demonstrations and runs workshops. He is also a well-known fiddle player. To contact John Foreman go to handhewing.com. The demonstration shown in this video was at Forestry Day 2014 at O’Hara Mill Homestead, run buy the Bancroft and Area Forest Industry Association for Grade Seven and Grade Eight students.

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