Green woodworking

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Adult workshops

Green wood carving

We will delve into the art of carving with green wood, utilising mallets and gouges. These sessions are suitable for beginners and improvers, the course includes all the tools and materials you will need to begin your journey into wood carving.

Working at a shavehorse

Spoon carving

We will be delving into the art of carving green wood into spoons using an axe, a straight knife and a crook knife. These sessions are suitable for beginners and improvers, the course includes all the tools and materials you will need to begin your journey into spoon carving.

A handmade wooden spoon

Children's workshops

The Hundred Club

Starts:10:30-12:00
22 May, 12 June, 3 July - Online
17 July, 21 Aug - Lesnes Abbey Wood

The Hundred Club run by artist Ruth Beale is an experimental creative space for using arts and play to explore social justice issues. Led and facilitated by artist Ruth Beale the club is for families with 7-11-year-old children, and their siblings, parents, and carers.

To register for your family’s place, please fill in this online form - or see website for more info 

The Hundred Club

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