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Wheelwrights making cart wheels

Wheelwrights or wainwrights making large wooden wheels in a traditional rural workshop. Painting by Malcolm Greensmith

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1980 Barn Carpenter Carpenters Carpentry Craft Craftsmen Drills Greensmith Hammer Hammering Malcolm Overalls Overseer Puppy Skilled Spoke Spokes Wheel Wheels Workshop


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This painting by Malcolm Greensmith transports us back in time to a traditional rural workshop where wheelwrights, or wainwrights, meticulously craft large wooden wheels. The scene is set in an old barn, filled with the warm glow of natural light filtering through the cracks in the wooden walls. The air is thick with the scent of fresh wood and the sound of hammering echoes through the space. At the center of the workshop, a wheelwright, dressed in overalls and with a furrowed brow, focuses intently on his work. He hammers away at the wooden spokes of a cart wheel, each strike bringing it closer to completion. A second craftsman, also dressed in work clothes, drills a hole in another wheel, while an oversized dog, curious and playful, looks on from the sidelines. The historical significance of this scene is palpable. Wheels were a crucial component of transportation in rural communities, and the skill of the wheelwright was highly valued. The intricate process of making a wheel required great precision and craftsmanship, as each wheel was custom-made to fit the specific needs of the cart or wagon it would be used on. Malcolm Greensmith masterfully captures the essence of this bygone era, showcasing the dedication and skill of these craftsmen as they work in harmony to create a product that was essential to daily life. The painting is a testament to the rich history of woodworking and carpentry, and serves as a reminder of the importance of preserving traditional crafts and the knowledge they represent.

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