the basics of spoon carving at Orchard Barn.
this course you
will learn how to shape locally-sourced green wood with traditional
tools such as an axe, carving knife, spoon knife and drawknife, to make
beautiful and functionals spoons and spatulas in the Swedish style.
Tutor Will Wall studied spoon
carving with Swedish master carver Willie Sundqvist and has been making
spoons for more than 25 years.
Dates: 20th October 2018
Places available: 4
had the most wonderful day. You should see me still beaming as I think
of it. Spending a day outdoors, sitting on and working with wood in
completely natural surroundings accompanied by birdsong was an absolute
tonic. ... My thanks to Will, our warm-hearted tutor, who allowed us to
take the creative lead, but gave a helping hand whenever it was wanted
or needed.' MR 11.3.18