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Beginners Woodcarving

11 June 2016 10:00 - 12 June 2016 16:00

Get started on this fascinating craft with expert guidance from renowned wood carver John White.

Students will learn basic carving methods and produce a pattern board of basic cuts and a relief carving of an owl.

The course is taught over two days Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June (10am-4pm)

Course Overview

Day 1 - basic techniques, pattern development and tool sharpening.

Day 2 - relief carving techniques and the production of an owl in low relief.

 All tools & materials supplied.


Who is it suitable for?

18+. There are no formal entry requirements; all you need is an interest in learning how to carve wood! This course is suitable for complete beginners or those with a little experience.

What does it cost?

£140 (£126 Friends and UoL Staff).  There is a £50 non-refundable deposit.

Do I Need to Book a place?

Yes - Please contact Carol White on 07871436001 or


JW Woodcraving



Organised by John White Woodcarving


Venue Details

The Gardens

For tickets call 0845 0304063