Spooncarving - Green wood - the Basics With stuart lawrence Northyorkshire uk wide York and the humber


Duration: One Day

Price: £130

Run by: stuart
at Home OF Heritage Craft Courses And Rural skills

07810046563

This course is also taught online.

1 Newby Street
North Yorkshire
HG4 1QH

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About the Course

This course can be done online or one to one at my workshop. Tools provided at my workshop or I can advise you where to buy your own.

Sessions can be booked in 4 and 8 hour blocks but can then be broken down into bite sized two hour sessions.
This helps with dealing with specific issues, time to practice and a revisit in the next session before progressing.
Whilst you can have whichever suits you best, this structure has proved the most successful so far.

Spooncarving for a day - a practical skill - Over 18s only. Available all year - usually on a Sunday but midweek can be arranged.

You have seen the advert - Plusnet - now come and experience the real thing!

On this course you will learn basic techniques of spooncarving, learn to carve green wood, the proper use of tools and basic safety with regard to tool use.

You will also learn "how to read the wood", ie how to sculpt it into the desired spoon shape as the wood will allow.

Bring your own lunch.

No places will be booked without payment being made on the day of booking.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All tools and wood. Safety gear. If you have your own spooncarving tools you can bring these along.



Want to review this course?

Great day making my own spoon. From a lump of green wood to a practical spoon. Better than plusnet anyday lol. Highly recommended.

- - #9247

A bit tricky initially but once you get the shape - very satisfying seeing the end product emerge! Highly recommended.

- - #9246

Great fun day - eventually a spoon emerges from a lump of greenwood. Highly recommended.

- - #9245

Wealth of knowledge and fun day out. Recommended.

- - #8074

Great fun day. Recommended.

- - #7810

Fun day, informative and interesting.

- - #7809

Fun day with a great tutor. Recommended.

- - #7808

Great day. Recommended.

- - #7807

Inspiring tutor and very enjoyable. Great to see the wood transform! Highly recommended.

- - #7142

Stuart has a lot of knowledge and yet is very patient and supportive. A spoon to take away. I will be doing other courses for definite. Recommended.

- - #7141

Seeing something being formed and then able to use it. Fun day with a very knowledgeable tutor. Recommended.

- - #6893

A spoon from a lump of wood - awesome! Great time and expertly tutored.

- - #6892

Just as good as Bear Grylls I think and cheaper lol!. A friendly and informative guy who goes at your own pace. Really had a great time.

- - #6891

Fab day - fun and educational. Stewart has loads of patience! I will defo be doing other courses with this gent.

- - #5532

Truly hands on and down to your skills - Stuart is a great teacher. Recommended.

- - #5531

Great fun day - thoroughly enjoyed it. Recommended.

- - #5530

Great day - Stuart is a great teacher which being a novice was wonderful! Very happy with my spoon! Excellent.

- - #5529

Thoroughly enjoyable and great to see a spoon being transformed from a lump of wood. Recommended.

- - #5528

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Course Start Dates

Tuesday 6th March 2018
Tuesday 13th March 2018
Tuesday 20th March 2018
Tuesday 27th March 2018
Tuesday 3rd April 2018
Tuesday 10th April 2018
Tuesday 17th April 2018
Tuesday 24th April 2018
Tuesday 1st May 2018
Tuesday 8th May 2018
Tuesday 15th May 2018
Tuesday 22nd May 2018

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