Family wood spoon carving - Sat 2 & Sun 3 Jul, 10am, 12pm and 2pm (6+)

New! Join us and get crafty with Amerton Arts Studio. Carve your very own wooden spoon with traditional greenwood-working tools and equipment.

  • Booking essential

Create your very own wooden spoon with traditional greenwood-working tools and equipment.

A spokeshave is a very safe old fashioned woodworking tool ideal for children to whittle a stick of greenwood into a unique spoon with the help of a shavehorse to keep it steady. Geraint, the tutor, will give an introductory talk and demonstration to get you going, then offer individual guidance to everyone to ensure you go home with a spoon to be proud of.

Suitable for 6+

Workshops on Saturday 2 July and Sunday Wednesday 3 July, at 10am, 12pm or 2pm each day.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £20.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
All materials included.
Suitability
Suitable for children 6+
Meeting point
Storyboat area next to the picnic benches by the Stableyard.
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather as this is an outdoor event.
Accessibility
Wheelchair access.

Contact Info

Name
Dania Schmitz -Vaughan
Email
Dania.Schmitzvaughan@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 02085456850

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