This is a 2 day course making your own Cairngorms goblet. Lots of skills and techniques of greenwood working will be learned during this course.
You will learn all about green woodworking, how to choose the right wood for goblets and the tools used.
You will learn how to use a carving axe and gouge to carve all the components whilst the wood is fresh or green.
The components will then be kiln dried overnight.
You will finish all your components whilst now dry with the gouge and knife giving a beautiful tooled finish.
Then learn about how to make a tight mortice and tenon joint to fix the components.
Finally you will learn about chalk paint and decorate and oil your goblet ready to take home.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
All tools and materials
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2 days (10:00am to 4:00pm)