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Intermediate Spoon Carving Workshop

Intermediate Spoon Carving Workshop


Course Location: World of Bushcraft Centre Rowsley

Course Time: 09:00 - 17:00

Course Duration: 1 Day

Course size: 8 persons max

Course Age Range: 18+

Call US: 01234 351006 (09:30-16:30 7 Days)

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Intermediate Spoon Carving Workshop

Release a newfound potential in your carving, from a sustainably sourced billet of green wood, in one of bushcrafts most enjoyable and rewarding pastimes, as our instructors reveal and teach their carving secrets to you.

Our highly skilled instructors will pass on their years of experience and knowledge and guide you on the mindful methodology to carving to improve your own approach, and how to perform knife grips which will improve the range of cutting techniques and therefore the breadth of skills to enhance the beautiful wood carvings you produce.

These include reading the wood, cutting towards the body in a safe and controlled way, creating fulcrums with the body, grips to negate the use of a chopping block, free carving, contact carving and more. All these skills are transferable to anything your imagination can dream to carve. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Introduction to the tools used
  • Tool safety
  • Reading the wood
  • Splitting green wood
  • Carving towards the body
  • Free carving
  • Fulcrum grips
  • Contact carving
  • Using a crook knife
  • Finishing
  • Oiling

All tools and materials to take part in the workshop are provided.

Workshops are held at our World Of Bushcraft Centre in the Peak District, where free tea and coffee will be available.
  • World Of Bushcraft Centre- Rowsley


    Nestled in the heart of the Peak District our World Of Bushcraft Centre allows a covered warm space to undertake both short and long duration workshops. Inside you will find an inspirational craft area showcasing some of the skills of the teams and collections from our expeditions. There is also the opportunity to browse the equipment that is sold online, should you wish to trial an axe, hold that knife, or pull on that Harris Tweed Bush shirt. There is free tea and coffee available on tap

This course can be purchased as an 18 month voucher, to book online choose "36 month voucher" from the options above and we will email the details over to you. Alternatively if you are purchasing this course as a gift we can post you a full colour gift presentation pack for just £4.25, just choose posted instead of emailed delivery option. Or contact us by phone to make the arrangements.

Call Us: 01234 351006 (09:30-16:30 7 Days)

We’re happy to take course bookings and payments over the phone. Simply give us a call and we’ll place the booking for you before emailing through confirmation. Alternatively, drop us an email at and we’ll call you back.

If your course booking is for a gift, no problem, just let us know at the time of booking and we’ll email you a personalised gift certificate or 18-month voucher to print at home. Or, for a small supplement, we’ll print out a gift pack and pop it in the post for you.