Tag Archives: spoon carving

Hand carved birch scoops for tea & coffee

If you’re like me then the first coffee of the day is a bit of a special occasion. I use it to punctuate my morning and the process of making it (cafetiere in my house) is a relaxing ritual to … Continue reading

Posted in spoon carving, SteveTomlinCrafts | Tagged | 2 Comments

Cranked eating spoon carving instructions

An eating spoon is often seen as the peak of wooden spoon carving. Making a spoon which fits the hand, feels comfortable to the mouth and also looks good is a demanding and rewarding challenge for green wood carvers of … Continue reading

Posted in spoon carving | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving instructions and templates

I have been teaching people how to carve wooden spoons since 2004 and it’s been amazing to watch the popularity of this craft explode over the years. Spoon carving is a fantastic hobby and a brilliant introduction to carving wood, … Continue reading

Posted in spoon carving | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving workshop in Manchester

Another great day teaching a group how to carve wooden spoons in Manchester, working with axes and knives to make unique cooking spoons from local green wood. To hear first about future wood craft carving courses, sign up to my … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving workshop at Ordsall Hall in Salford

Last week I was invited to teach a greenwood spoon carving workshop at Ordsall Hall in Salford.  The Hall is a large former manor house and dates back to the 15th century with beautiful timber beams. It’s a fabulous building … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving workshop in Derbyshire

I’ve just spent a fabulous weekend at Greenwood Days on the Derbyshire/ Leicestershire border. On Saturday I was teaching a group of beginners how to carve wooden spoons. Starting from fresh green birch wood logs, they learned to axe out … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses, spoon carving, SteveTomlinCrafts | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving in Yorkshire

My most recent spoon carving workshop for beginners was at Broadrake Bunkhouse at Chapel-le-Dale in Yorkshire. With views of Inglebrough and the Ribblehead Viaduct, the gorgeous Bunkhouse to stay in and the fabulous lunches, it’s one of my favourite venues … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses, spoon carving, SteveTomlinCrafts | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving workshop at RHS 2019

Four people joined me last weekend for a couple of days at RHS Harlow Carr in Yorkshire to learn how to carve wooden spoons. We started with making cooking spoons and introducing the axe and knife skills needed to work … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses, spoon carving, SteveTomlinCrafts | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving courses in Manchester 2019

Following on from the success of my recent spoon carving workshop in Chorlton, Manchester, I have added a couple of extra dates for courses in 2019. Saturday 22nd June 2019 Saturday 23rd November 2019 Book your place via the Eventbrite … Continue reading

Posted in greenwood courses, spoon carving | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Spoon carving workshop in Manchester

Greenwood craft courses in the city Continue reading

Posted in greenwood events, spoon carving, SteveTomlinCrafts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment