About this course
Over these two sessions you will familiarise yourself with basic wood carving tools including knives, saws and gouges; learn how to sharpen and maintain them safely and use them to help create a beautiful wand to take away with you. You will also learn all about finishing techniques including: sanding, staining, pyrography, engraving, staining and varnishing.
This course is offered in partnership with Black Wolf Survival and Bushcraft.
The tutor has worked in the outdoor industry for 28 years and has taught children and adults from all walks of life all over the world. He specialises in Survival & Bushcraft but also holds qualifications in archery, paddlesports, navigation, climbing and first aid. He regularly writes for a number of outdoor magazines and other publications. In recent years he has become known for his carving skills.