Welcome to Fazey Woodcraft... In this workshop you will learn all the skills and techniques needed to craft your own wooden spoons by hand, using just an axe & knife. Jack Fazey has been working with wood for over 10 years, carving spoons for about 8 years, and teaching for even longer. In his safe, competent hands you will be guided through the safe use of the axe, sloyd knife and crook knife, as well as shown how to select wood for carving, keep your tools sharp and ultimately how to make some wonderful wooden spoons! These fun, relaxed, highly regarded workshops run in various beautiful indoor venues in and around Wimborne, Dorset. Suitable for absolute beginners as well as those who may already have some exprience, rest assured you will be guided through each step slowly, thoroughly & enjoyably! Participants can expect to finish the day with a brand new hobby to continue at home as well as a lovely wooden spoon or two. COVID-19 - All risk assessments have been updated to provide a safe student & teacher environment, adhering strictly to government guidelines on social distancing. If a workshop has to be rescheduled due to a change in Covid circumstances, a reschedule voucher will be offered to all students. Please note children aged 16 and over may attend if accompanied by a participating adult. Due to the nature of the course and the skills required to make a spoon, this course is unsuitable for those aged under 16.
What's included in the price?
PLEASE NOTE - Course Locations Vary - Most are in Wimborne, BH21. Some are further afield... Please message to confirm prior to booking All tools & wood will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.
1 day (10:00am to 4:00pm)
Strict - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts
Following an apprenticeship with the renowned woodsman Ben Law in 2012, Jack began a life of teaching & crafting things the old fashioned way. Bushcraft, Swedish carving techniques, green woodworking & ancient crafts. Jack's passion for these subjects is limitless & he enjoys nothing more than passing the knowledge and skills he has gained over years of learning onto others. Join Fazey Woodcraft for a workshop. You won't be disappointed.
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