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Spoon Carving Workshop

Spoon Carving Workshop

Program Description

In this workshop, students will develop the confidence to carve traditional wooden spoons from freshly harvested timber using a variety of axes and knives. Students will become familiar with spooncarving specific tools, safe carving techniques, and the fundamentals of working with green wood. If time allows, students may also be introduced to finishing techniques such as chipcarving, kolrosing, or painting with milk paint. Whether you are an experienced woodworker or just starting on your woodworking journey, there is a place in the workshop for you. Be aware, the craft of spooncarving is very addicting!

Please note that although this course is open to all levels, it does require a basic amount of hand strength and stamina.

Instructor will have spoons for sale, as well as spoon blanks and spoon templates for purchase for carving at home after the workshop.

All tools will be provided by the instructor. If you are left-handed, please email info@luxcenter.org 
Below you will find a list of tools that you are encouraged to bring if you would like to use tools of your own.

Spoon knife
Straight knife
Axe/Hatchet
Small hand saw/pruning saw
Leather gloves
Compass/divider
Flexible straight edge
Pencil/pen
Chopping block

The instructor has created a detailed list of what tools you could purchase and what to look for. Click here to download!  

Schedule Information

Saturday, February 6
2 - 6 p.m.
$75 / $60 LUX Members

**COVID-19 Update**

This class meets in person at the LUX Center for the Arts. Masks are required and the number of participants is limited to 6 so we can seat students at a safe distance from each other. Students and staff are also required to wash hands upon arrival to class and to stay home if they feel sick. High-touch classrooms surfaces and tools are also being sanitized between classes.

Age Group
Adult 16+
Medium
Wood

Register

By registering for the spoon carving workshop I acknowledge and fully understand that I will be engaging in physical activities that may involve some risk of injury. I assume the foregoing risks and accept full personal responsibility for any personal injuries sustained by myself which might incur as a result of participating in this program and discharge and hold harmless LUX Center for the Arts, their owners, directors, members, employees and agents from any claim, cause of action or liability for damages arising from any personal injury to me or other persons or property caused by my participation in the spoon carving program.

6
$75.00
 
 

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