Spoon carving course - from log to spoon with Jeffrey Hart



Come and learn the craft of wooden spoon carving. The course is a day spent with me learning to carve a beautiful and functional wooden spoon. We’ll go through everything you need to know to transform a green wood log into a spoon. Techniques learned include: Wood selection Axing out a spoon blank Safe and efficient knife grips Hollowing the bowl Finishing oils Tool buying advice Best of all, you’ll come away with all this knowledge and a spoon of your very own. ** A simple vegetarian lunch is provided ** Participants on this course are welcome to attend our monthly spoon club on the following day - We will lend you a set of carving tools and provide wood for you to practice your carving in a relaxed social setting.

What's included in the price?

* All tools and materials are provided. (Please feel free to bring your own if you have some) * A simple vegetarian lunch * Camping is available on site for £5 per night


1 day

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts


Set in the woodland hills of Exmoor National Park - Nettlecombe Craft School is a hidden Gem teaching heritage arts and crafts skills. Whatever your skill level, there is something to learn. So come, sit round a fire with us creating craft, passion and community.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Hearing impaired
  • Tutor can travel
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for all abilities
  • Weekends
  • Corporate days out & team building
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Nettlecombe Craft School, King's Wood, WATCHET, Somerset, TA23 0LT