What happens in this class?

This course is also available for isolating and distant friends, family or colleagues to spend time together remotely. Contact the teacher to book a private group class.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic we know that lots of people are stuck indoors wanting to start working with wood. Whittling is an excellent theraputic and creative activity and we hope it will bring many benefits to those who take it up.

This workshop is aimed at complete beginners and those who are a bit out of practice and want to hone their knife skills.

We will post you the wood, you will…

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What you will learn
  • Safe knife carving skills
  • How to work with the grain of the wood
  • How to design cooking utensils
What you will need
  • A Mora 120 knife
  • A basic first aid kit
  • A pencil
Latest Reviews
5(14 reviews)
Corin Golding - May 3rd
this was brilliant. thanks so much ! great teaching, relaxed, informative with clear instruction. love my new carving skills and of course new spatula. looking forward to more woodworking to come !
Kate Armstrong - May 8th
I loved this course. I learnt new skills and came away with a really good way of taking a break. I can handle a knife safely and I'm looking forward to carving other things. And my spatula is looking surprisingly good! I'm signing up for the wooden spoon next.
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Booking Options

There are no upcoming dates for this class. Let the teacher know about your interest and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

COVID-19 Secure

This class is COVID-19 Secure. Find out what this means here.

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