Day's Cottage Yurt
Sat 23rd Nov 2019 – Spoon carving beginners and improvers
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This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

 

To be held in the yurt at Days Cottage, Brookthorpe (just off A4173 between Stroud and Gloucester – postcode GL4 0UT).

 

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see my reviews page or here for more reviews at craftcourses.com

 

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a butter knife and a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

 

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

 

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Teas, coffee, biscuits and flapjack provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Day's Cottage Yurt
Sun 24th Nov 2019 – Spoon carving beginners and improvers
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This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

 

To be held in the yurt at Days Cottage, Brookthorpe (just off A4173 between Stroud and Gloucester – postcode GL4 0UT).

 

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see my reviews page or here for more reviews at craftcourses.com

 

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a butter knife and a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

 

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

 

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Teas, coffee, biscuits and flapjack provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Day's Cottage Yurt
Sat 19th Oct 2019 – Spoon carving beginners and improvers
Product

This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

 

To be held in the yurt at Days Cottage, Brookthorpe (just off A4173 between Stroud and Gloucester – postcode GL4 0UT).

 

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see my reviews page or here for more reviews at craftcourses.com

 

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a butter knife and a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

 

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

 

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Teas, coffee, biscuits and flapjack provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Day's Cottage Yurt
Sun 20th Oct 2019 – Spoon carving beginners and improvers
Product

This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

 

To be held in the yurt at Days Cottage, Brookthorpe (just off A4173 between Stroud and Gloucester – postcode GL4 0UT).

 

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see my reviews page or here for more reviews at craftcourses.com

 

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a butter knife and a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

 

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

 

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Teas, coffee, biscuits and flapjack provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Dave The Blogger
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OK so I’ve been meaning to start blogging for ages, so here goes. A blog about spoons and chairs and other things made from green wood using traditional methods and (mostly) hand tools.

Painting Spoons Video
Painting Spoons – using milk paint
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At Spoonfest I sat down with Tom Hepworth from The Greenwood Guild and made a video about painting spoons with milk paint. Towards the end there’s a brief introduction to the magical process of ebonising. It’s available at spoonclub.co.uk and … Read More

Spoon carving course 22nd Sept
Sun 22nd Sept – Spoon carving beginners and improvers – The Woodyard, Tetbury
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This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

To be held at The Woodyard, Duchy Home Farm, Cherrington Lane near Tetbury, Gloucestershire (nearest postcode is GL8 8SE full directions will be sent when you book).

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see craftcourses.com

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Tea, coffee and cake provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Spoon carving course 21st Sept
Sat 21st Sept – Spoon carving beginners and improvers – The Woodyard, Tetbury
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This course is designed for adults only, you must be 18 or older to attend – unless you’ve made a specific arrangement with me.

To be held at The Woodyard, Duchy Home Farm, Cherrington Lane near Tetbury, Gloucestershire (nearest postcode is GL8 8SE full directions will be sent when you book).

To read reviews of this course by previous attendees please click this link to see craftcourses.com

Suitable for beginners or those who’ve carved before and want to improve. We’ll cover safe carving technique with axes and knives and the main thing will be plenty of time to practice your skills and make a cooking or serving spoon to take home.

All tools and wood is provided but you’re weclome to bring your own tools if you have them.

From: 9.45am to 5.00pm. Tea, coffee and cake provided. Bring a packed lunch. Full joining instructions will be emailed nearer the course date.… Read More

Gloucestershire & friends Spoon Club
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The Gloucestershire Spoon Club runs on the first Sunday of each month at The Woodyard near Tetbury – see directions below. Please get in touch with me so I know you’re coming along – although we can accommodate a reasonable … Read More

Fruitwood Spoons
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Featured fruit woods are my very favorite woods to carve and I always get a little bit excited when I get my hands on a nice piece. All sorts of dark reds hues and deep browns can be found in … Read More