Spoon Carving 2-day course 31 Aug-1 Sep 2019

Make your own hand-carved spoon at the Sylva Wood Centre under the tutorship of spoons carver Martin Damen

 

Spoon Carving 2 day

Saturday 31st August and Sunday 1st September 2019

9.00am to 4.30pm

 

Spoon carving is a traditional craft that most can learn. The tools required are few and affordable and the wood is usually available locally at little or no cost. You too, can learn to make beautiful and useful spoons either for your own use or as gifts that will be truly appreciated.  The course requires no previous experience, just an enthusiasm to learn a traditional craft, everything else is provided.

 

Martin Damen spoon carvingYou will start by learning how to use traditional tools safely and effectively before making your first simple project. Having mastered the basic techniques we progress to making your first hand-carved wooden spoon. Time permitting you can then make other items.  During the course you will also learn: What wood to use and where to find it and how to care for and sharpen your tools.

 

Cost:                     £215 per person -  6 places

Venue:                 Sylva Wood Centre, Oxfordshire, OX14 4QT

Tutor:                   Martin Damen, www.martin-damen.co.uk 

Book your place:          www.sylva.org.uk/courses

When
August 31st, 2019 9:00 AM   through   September 1st, 2019 4:30 PM
Location
Sylva Wood Centre
Little Wittenham Rd
Long Wittenham, OXF OX14 4QT
United Kingdom
Contact
Phone: 01865 408018
Email:
Event Fee(s)
Course fee £ 215.00
Course fee less £50 value gift voucher (Purchased via our shop. Proof of purchase required). £ 175.00

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