The voucher is for a two-day Spoon Carving Course run on a private tuition basis at Martin's workshop on a mutally agreed dates in 2021. Once you have purchased a voucher you will receive a PDF voucher suitable for printing and giving as a gift.

Should government restrictions prevent the course running or the participant(s) suffer COVID-19 symptoms before the course, it will be re-scheduled at no cost.

The course will cover the following:

  • Making at least two projects.
  • Wood; selection, storage & properties.
  • ​Knife & axe skills.
  • Tool selection & sharpening.

Voucher for a Two-Day Spoon Carving Course

  • The minimum age for the course is 11 years and under 18 year olds must be accompanied by a paying and participating adult.

    Due to the current COVID-19 guidance, the courses that Martin is able to offer are subject to the following restrictions:

    • ​Courses will be run on a private tuition basis and are limited to no more than two students from the same household or support bubble.
    • The courses will take place entirely in the workshop, with access to the cottage for using the toilet.
    • Students will have to bring their own lunch.
    • Students will be asked to bring a face covering that they are comfortable wearing, if they wish to use one.


About Martin

Martin Damen is a Maker of Hand-Carved Spoons and Bowls.  Traditional hand tools are used by Martin to make his spoons and bowls from timber sourced from within 10 miles of the workshop.

Martin teaches a range of courses at his workshop on a private tuition basis.

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