Using a carving tool to create a butter spreader from wood.
Nick Vorstermans
Sat 5 Feb 2022
Wood Carving Workshop
Adults only
Event organiser:
The Craft Centre and Design Gallery

Learn to Sloyd and carve a butter spreader from beautiful wood under the supervision of experienced wood craftsman Nick Vorstermans. Sloyd is a word derived from the Swedish word Slöjd meaning handiwork or crafts.  You'll cover the basics of sharpening your carving tools and how to use them safely to create a beautiful butter spreader. Nick's own carved creations can be viewed in the gallery during the workshop in his special solo showcase with us from 15th January - 16th April 2022 

All materials and tools are provided. 

Booking is essential.  

    Sat 5 Feb 2022
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    Sat 05 Feb 2022
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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    Booking is essential, places are limited.  The event starts at 1pm until 4pm.

    Wheelchair/pushchair access via ramps in front of Leeds Library and via automatic doors once inside Visit Leeds & Art Gallery Shop.

    Wheelchair access

    The Craft Centre and Design Gallery