Bowl turning on a foot powered lathe and green spoon carving
Day one begins with ancient craft of carving from greenwood. Enjoy the crafting of a wooden spoon frombranch to breakfast table.
Description: Create a wooden spoon that is part of our heritage and a practical modern pastime. Explore the history of woodworking, gaining the essential skills of tools use in axe, spoonknife, and knife.
Day two explores the heritage craft of bowl-turning on a foot-powered Lathe. Turn a cleft log into a bowl.
Description: Create an eating vessel that brings us back to our ancient past. Develop skills that give a deep connectedness between wood, history and the natural world and forge an understanding of traditional work and life practice.
Tutor: Dee Synott.