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Woodcarving

Currently Scheduled Woodcarving Courses

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Automata: Mechanical Marvels in Wood

Cranks wind, gears turn, dragons chomp, and birds fly. Welcome to the whimsical world of automata:…
Wed, Nov 13th, 2024  –  Sun, Nov 17th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Cecilia Schiller
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Bird Carving

This course will introduce students to the world of bird carving. This is a great class for…
Fri, Jun 7th, 2024  –  Sun, Jun 9th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Mike Loeffler
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Bowl Carving with Axe, Adze, and Gouge

Make the wood chips fly! This course is for students ready to stand at the chopping block and learn…
Fri, Sep 6th, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 8th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Jon Strom
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Carve a Jointed Figure

Whether it’s a bobble-head, a puppet, a doll, or a dancing figure atop an automaton, carved…
Tue, Nov 19th, 2024  –  Thu, Nov 21st, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Cecilia Schiller
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Carve a Loom, Weave a Band: Carving Session

Woodcarving and weaving come together in this unique offering designed for pairs of students: one…
Mon, Jul 1st, 2024  –  Wed, Jul 3rd, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Roger Abrahamson
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Carve a Loom, Weave a Band: Weaving Session

Wood carving and weaving come together in this unique offering designed for pairs of students: one…
Mon, Jul 1st, 2024  –  Wed, Jul 3rd, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Reggie Delarm
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Chip Carving: Decorative Wall Hanging

Chip carving is a decorative form of carving that adds beautiful, intriguing designs to an…
Sat, Jul 13th, 2024  –  Sun, Jul 14th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Charlene Lynum
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Figure Carving: Scandinavian Style

  Beginning and experienced carvers will enjoy this opportunity to focus on figures carved in…
Thu, Jul 18th, 2024  –  Sat, Jul 20th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Charles Banks
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Foundations of Spoon Carving: Crafting a Spoon with Artistry

Join folk artist and renowned teacher Liesl Chatman in learning foundational spoon carving skills…
Fri, Aug 30th, 2024  –  Sun, Sep 1st, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Liesl Chatman
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Give Some Heart: Carving Wooden Hearts

Have a heart! Hearts are a universal symbol of love. They’re also a simple and therapeutic…
Thu, Jun 20th, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Alex Yerks
Fri, Jun 21st, 2024
9am-3pm
Instructor: Alex Yerks

Kolrosing a Primstav

The primstav is a traditional Norwegian calendar stick that marks celebrations, festivals,…
Fri, Nov 15th, 2024  –  Sun, Nov 17th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Liesl Chatman
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Krympburkar: Scandinavian-Style Shrink Boxes

The shrink box is a wooden container that relies on a simple trick: freshly cut (green) wood and dry…
Fri, Jul 5th, 2024  –  Sun, Jul 7th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Paul Linden
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Kuksa Carving: Traditional Scandinavian Drinking Cup

The kuksa is an old-style wooden cup made to travel far and wide and be at the ready, whether the…
Mon, Jun 17th, 2024  –  Wed, Jun 19th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Alex Yerks
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Spoon Carving Crash Course

Spend a day with one of the world's finest spoon carvers and all-around lovely human being, Barn…
Fri, Sep 20th, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Barnaby Carder
Sun, Sep 22nd, 2024
9am-5pm
Instructor: Barnaby Carder
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Spoon Carving with Barn the Spoon

Spend three days in spoon nirvana with the inimitable Barn the Spoon. Barn will offer an…
Tue, Sep 24th, 2024  –  Thu, Sep 26th, 2024
9am-5pm each day
Instructor: Barnaby Carder