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Spoon Carving Workshop

  • Gamiing Nature Centre (map)

Join craftsman John Wager for an informative day on greenwood carving techniques. Through carving a spoon, you will be introduced to the exciting world of traditonal carving. No power tools. Only knives.

Cost of workshop $75.00

The day will include:
- Theory of greenwood working (history, understanding wood grain, tools, finishing)
- Knife techniques learnt through hands on carving

All tools provided

* Tickets are non refundable but are transferable 

Payment Options:
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John Wager is Anishnaabe'nini. He was raised in Curve Lake, which is where he still resides. John has a passion for learning and sharing his First Nation heritage. He works as an Archeological Monitor for Curve Lake First Nation. When he isn't getting down in the dirt searching for arrowheads and other artifacts he's instructing for Canadian Bushcraft, carving, basket making or something crafty of the sorts. He holds a diploma in Outdoor and Adventure Education and has been taught carving techniques from talented Greenwood Worker, Maximilian of Woodsmans Finest. John is the owner and craftsman behind Johns Handcarved Woodenware and believes that everyone should have a wooden spoon in their life

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