This workshop takes place in the Rekindle Workshop at The Arts Centre, upstairs in the Boys’ High building at 28 Worcester Boulevard)
One-on-one adult supervision is required for this workshop.
Come along and learn how to make a spoon with your youngster!
This 2.5 hour workshop is an opportunity for 6 young people per workshop to each come with an adult who will work closely with them, to carve a spoon from green timber.
Children will learn basic whittling techniques with a straight & curved whittling knives, and learn all about the ancient traditions of greenwood-working.
Children must be of an age where they can safely handle a whittling knife with your supervision, the image below shows the kinds of tools we’ll be using. Suitable for children 10 and over.
Each child must be with 1 adult with for close 1:1 supervision.
After you’ve booked, we’ll send you information re what to bring, wear and how to find us nearer the workshop date.
We are grateful to the support of CNZ, which has enabled us to offer this workshop at a subsidised rate.
This spoon knife is made in England by Ben Orford. Ben has a fantastic reputation in the UK for high quality tools, and himself is considered a very skilled greenwood-worker...
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