This class is a great introduction to using carving tools and getting the feel of working with wood.
Objective: Carve a wooden spoon from Walnut, Cherry, or Maple
Class Length: 3-4 hours
Class Size: 4 students
Tools Used: Drawknife, Spokeshave, Carving Knife, Hook Knife, and Carving Gouges
All tools and materials will be provided
Carving a spoon is a great way to discover the beauty of working with wood and the satisfaction of using hand tools. A hand carved spoon can last a lifetime if treated with the proper care.
Through making your spoon, we will focus on carving techniques that will allow you to carve safely with confidence, as well as basic tool sharpening and food-safe wood finishing. Absolute beginners are very welcome, 18+ only please.