Beginner Greenwood Spoon Carving
Saturday, November 12th
Special Festival Registration Fee: $45 (includes materials)
During this six hour small group workshop you will learn how to transform a log into a functional wooden spoon using simple hand tools.
We will discuss the basics of spoon carving and tools of the trade, including how to safely use an axe and basic knife techniques.
You will learn about choosing the right piece of wood, designing a spoon, and reading the grain.
No previous woodworking experience is necessary. You will learn safety techniques and have step-by-step instruction along your spoon carving journey. All tools and materials necessary will be provided for use during the workshop. Size of group limited to 4 participants.
About the Instructor: Troy Dickens
Tilth & Timber is a small family farm located in Castine, ME. We grow wholistic and regenerative produce for our community, as well as make hand carved woodenwares. More info at www.tilthandtimber.com.