Spoon Carving Course

Learn the art of spoon carving, and then take your spoons home.

  • Booking essential

The course includes how to select, cleave and axe the wood ready to make the spoon, learning to use the bowl hook and knife safely and efficiently and adding the finishing touches. For further information visit our Forester's blog at

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Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £60.00
    tea and coffee included

The basics

Booking details
Call 0844 2491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
The spoon carving course will be taking place in the Folly Field
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable clothing and boots
Other
Tea and coffee are provided, bring a picnic for lunch

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
29 August 2016 10:00 - 16:00

Contact Info

Name
NT Central Box Office
Email
ticketingsupport@iristicketing.co.uk
Telephone
Call 0844 249 1895

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Sat 27 Aug 2016
10:00-16:00
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10:00-16:00
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Sun 28 Aug 2016
10:30-17:00
Come and help us celebrate the 300th birthday of Lancelot "Capability" Brown's birth with a range of fun-packed activities all weekend, with 18th-Century rules cricket and Georgian dancing on Sunday only.