Regular Wood Carving Classes (Mondays & Tuesday Evenings) at Dukeries Community Workshop, Ollerton

Regular Wood Carving Classes (Mondays & Tuesday Evenings) at Dukeries Community Workshop, Ollerton


The Monday session is now very popular but if you wish for a quieter session we have the Tuesday Evening 6 pm to 8 pm

Join us each Monday to work on a wood carving project of your choice, with tools, machinery and guidance provided in our extensive workshops. This wood carving course runs every Monday during term time with Peter, from 9 am - 3 pm and now an evening class with Roy and Ann Haynes Tuesdays 7-9 pm.

The Dukeries Community Centre is a charitable organisation run by volunteers, established in 1988, offering the following regular weekly tutored sessions.
Monday 9 am-2 pm Woodcarving
Tuesday 9 am-3 pm general woodwork and own projects
Tuesday EVENING 7 pm - 9 pm Wood Carving
Tuesday EVENING 7 pm - 9 pm Pyrography
Wednesday 10 am-12.30 pm reserved school session
Wednesday 1-3 pm art glass session – traditional stained glass, Tiffany style work & glass mosaics
Thursday 9 am-3 pm general woodwork on own projects
Friday 9 am-12.30 pm walking stick making & carving
Friday 1-3 pm kiln glass work
Close to Mansfield, Retford, Worksop and Newark, we also welcome students from Lincoln, Nottingham and Sheffield.
The workshops (and toilets) are fully accessible for people with disabilities.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

We can supply you with tools to start you off on this exciting activity or you can bring your own along. Materials can be purchased at cost from our store or you can bring your own along.

Tea and coffee, lively chats and good company guaranteed. Please bring your own lunch or, alternatively, there are cafés and shops in the village.


Alan Perry at Dukeries Community Workshop


Dukeries Community Workshop
Whinney Lane
New Ollerton, Newark
NG22 9TD

Suitable for

  • Limited mobility
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair users


2 hours (flexible times to suit)

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