Running Deer’s Woodcraft Courses, run by qualified and experienced instructors are a fantastic way for you to try a new hobby, learn a new skill and spend a wonderful and relaxed day in our beautiful Butterdon Wood on the edge of Dartmoor.
Spoon Carving and Whittling
This course is perfect for beginners! The day will cover selecting the right timber, cleaving your wood and safe use of tools including axe, knives and crook
Materials and tools are provided. You will gain a good understanding of carving with a knife and axe as well as the basics on how to maintain your tools. Caution – spoon carving can be addictive.
Refreshments are provided and lunch (a ploughmans) is included in the price.
Please ensure that you dress appropriately for the time of year and weather. Long trousers, walking boots or similar are essential. We are more than happy if you would like to bring your own tools along.
- Time: 9am until 4pm
- Price: £85 per person
- Course dates: to be confirmed