Woodcarving Evening Course at Lincoln Castle
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About the Course
Learn how to carve wood at the Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle!
This six week course begins with a brief look at the range of carving tools, how to get them razor sharp – and keep them like that. You will then learn about the beauty of wood grain and how to recognize grain direction. At the start of the course you will be carving a set piece which will get you familiar with the carving tools and techniques. Thereafter, you can choose your own subjects bearing in mind the length of the course remaining. In each session there will be demonstrations and talks on set subjects as a group, and also individually as needed.
This course is suitable for beginners and experienced students age 16 +. Please wear comfortable casual clothes, and close toe shoes.The course session is held once a week on Thursday evenings from 6pm to 9pm on the following dates; 5th,12th, 19th, 26th October and 2nd, 9th November.
Tutor: John Reid
The Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle has been offering hands on experience and training since 2013. See our website to browse the wide range of taster days, short courses and demonstrations in craft, conservation and traditional building skills.
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If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. The voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All tools and materials are provided. Refreshments are available.
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for events & groups
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