For your education and enjoyment, here are three short films of woodland crafts from British Pathe, a huge library of vintage films:
This short English video shows the making of trugs. I love the shot of the steam box. What on earth is the thing made out of?
More steaming, this time ash walking sticks in a huge vat of hot, damp sand.
From 1939, this fellow makes 500 hoops for wooden barrels each day. His shaving break and splitting break are really cool.