Learn the ancient art of whittling – carving from wood. Join Ranger Alasdair online and he will guide you step by step on how to safely cut wood from a living tree or shrub and turn it into a butter knife or wooden spoon. You will learn the skills of cutting, carving, sanding and oiling to make your own very unique cutlery for everyday use. Imagine bragging to your friends and family about making your own utensils! Full safety instructions will be given in the video, along with a worksheet and simple equipment list.
Recommended Ages 8 years and over.
This is a 30minutes live online workshop delivered via zoom. You will receive an activity sheet and the zoom link two days before the program starts.
Skills: Whittling, Carving, Wood Selection and Survival.