Green Wood Carving - Carve a Butter Knife

Get started with this introduction to green woodwork by learning to use a knife safely and making a butter spreader as your first project.

  • Booking essential

No previous experience of wood carving nessesary, our wood carving expert will teach you the basics you'll need to safely use a knife to carve wood and give you all the help you need to complete your first green wood project. There's a real satisfaction in watching your creation slowly reveal itself. You never know, it might turn into a new hobby! This course is recommended for over 16 year olds due to the use of sharp tools.


Event ticket prices
  • All £25.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Recommended for 16+
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The workshop will be held in the outdoor Loggia in the Pleasure grounds, Visitor reception will point you in the right direction.
What to bring and wear
The workshop takes place outdoors (under cover) so dress for the weather.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
17 March 2018 10:00 - 12:00 Available
13:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Central Booking Office
Call 0344 2491895

Upcoming events

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Mon 19 Feb 2018
Show how much you love birds by getting creative at half term with craft activities celebrating our feathered friends.

Drop in Build a Birdbox

Sat 24 Feb 2018
Build your own bird box to create homes for wild birds in your garden. You can also make a bird feeder to keep our feathered friends well fed this winter.

Hands on for Home Educators

Mon 05 Mar 2018
Join us on the first Monday of the month for a practical outdoor work session aimed at families who home educate.

Family Forest Fun (5-9 years)

Sat 10 Mar 2018
Join our regular woodland club and enjoy different outdoor activities each month. Booking essential as places are limited.

Make a Seed Bomb for Mother's Day

Sat 10 Mar 2018
Get your hands dirty to make the perfect gift this Mother's Day by making a wonderful wild flower seed bomb.

Family Forest Fun (10-13 years)

Sat 10 Mar 2018
Join our regular Forest School Club in the woodland at Kedleston and enjoy different outdoor activities each month.