We are pleased to offer a half-day workshop designed for Forest School Leaders and any educators interested to learn new skills with wood. It will be run by Simon Clements, Wood Carver based at the Sylva Wood Centre, supported by the Sylva Foundation.
During this workshop you will:
- Learn to make your own whittling knife with a wooden handle (blades provided)
- Learn how to care for knives including sharpening
About the tutor:
Simon Clements is a Wood Carver based at the Sylva Wood Centre, and is keen support Forest School Leaders in developing their skills with wood. He trained as a potter and came to carving via boat building and has a background in education.
The Sylva Wood Centre, Long Wittenham, OX14 4QT (see map)
The course will be run on:
- Thursday 6th October 4pm – 7pm
£30.00 per person
This cost includes all materials, tuition and tea/coffee.
- Your own penknife or whittling knife.