OUR STORY & PHILOSOPHY
Our aim is to unite enthusiasts who admire Finnish Vintage Axes. To learn the history and to conserve traditional Axe shapes.
Refurbishing quality old tools with rich history to reconnect people with the past.
We are a society of enthusiasts of Finnish Vintage Axes.
In our online boutique you can buy the restored vintage Finnish axes and modern replicas.
Our society organizes courses "Finnish Vintage Axes. Restoration", Photography course "Still-life. Old woodworking tools".
In Summer time we orginize permanent exhibitions: "Old Tools" and Art exhibitions, opened by request.
The Exhibition "Finnish vintage axes" in Local History Museum in Orimattila (Orimattilan kotiseutumuseo)
in July-August 2018
Over 55 Finnish vintage axes were presented. Years 1700s-1960s.
22nd of May 2021 we took participation in the event Axe Day in Mariehamn (Yxans dag at Sjökvarteret Mariehamn). We presented there the vintage Finnish axes restored by us and our own FVA axes that we made: "Karelia" and "Ancient". Also we held the lecture "History of Finnish Vintage Axes" in the Jehu house.
You are warmly welcome to explore and get inspired by functional art of Finnish Vintage Axes.
We will be pleased to give you advice and help you in your own Axe Restoration projects.
We invite everyone to join us, we are opened to communication and collaboration.