Discover the skills to carve your own wooden utensils. You will be shown the complete process of spoon carving. It's a great way to develop carving skills which transfer to other projects like canoe paddle making or Bow making. You'll also get to take your newly made spoon home with you of course.
You will learn
- Knife and saw safety and techniques in carving and cutting skills.
- Tool maintenance in the field.
- Searching and selecting greenwood for projects.
- Creating rough-outs and efficient wood reduction.
- Finer carving techniques.
- Wood finishes.
The course is suitable for
Suitable for individuals, families, groups of friends and colleagues and youth group leaders wishing to learn or improve their Bushcraft skills. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
What to bring and wear
Bring a packed lunch and snacks. Waterproofs and outdoor clothing. Hot drinks are provided.
Gift Vouchers are posted out 1st class signed for. They are printed on high quality glossy card, ideal for a present and contain a unique voucher number. Buying a voucher does not reserve a place on the course. You will need to redeem the voucher using the voucher number and return a completed booking form to us. Once the booking form is returned and accepted by us, then your reservation for the course is secured. Booking is on a first come, first served basis. You may not get your preferred dates if you book late.