Carpentery was one of the most common trades in Williamsburg. Watch our experts use hand tools to transform trees into lumber, cut and raise heavy timber building frames, and enclose new structures with siding and roofing.
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Level and Plumb
Work with the bricklayers to learn how to lay a brick wall that is both level and plumb.
Finishing the Carpenter's Work
Public Leather Works
Workman at the Public Leather Works cut, mold, and stitch leather and heavy textiles into a variety of necessary products for Virginia's fighting men. Located at the Public Armoury until November 5, then re-opens at the ne…