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

Make a Rustic Willow Wreath - Sorry Sold Out!

Fri 24 Nov 2017
Learn the basics of weaving to make a willow hoop and add a few natural decorations to make a rustic festive wreath to adorn your front door

Family Drop in Crafts - Natural Christmas Ornaments

Sat 25 Nov 2017
Drop in and make a festive decoration using natural materials under the Loggia in the Pleasure Grounds. This is a self-led activity.

Cookie craftiness

Fri 01 Dec 2017
Order a hot chocolate & cookie and collect a craft pack to make up your very own 2018 calendar. Adult supervision required

Christmas Lunches

Fri 01 Dec 2017
Come along and enjoy a traditional roast turkey lunch in our Great Restaurant

Breakfast with Father Christmas - Sorry Sold Out!

Sat 02 Dec 2017
We're sorry but this event has now sold out.

Father Christmas's Grotto - Sorry Sold Out!

Sat 02 Dec 2017
This event is now sold out. Book to visit Father Christmas in his magical Christmas Grotto inside Kedleston Hall, and enjoy some craft activities with his little helpers.