$80 – $90

February, Greenwood Working Carving Weekend Workshop

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Gamiing Nature Centre

1884 Pigeon Lake Road

Lindsay, ON K9V 4R5

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Day One

First part of the day will be theory, learning about tools and the different things you can make.
Second part will be using those tools to carve something that is made to use and last.

Day Two
Hone your skills or move on to something new like a bowl, cup or whatever suits you.
John will be there to answer questions and assist you along the way.

Weekend Details: The workshop runs from Saturday 9:30am - 4:00pm and Saturday 9:00am - 3:00 - 3:30

We are offering a homemade, hot lunch for both days. $10 for both days. Select Ticket Option "Weekend Workshop With Lunch Registration $90.00" Please notify office@gamiing.org of any diets or allergies.

Feel free to bring a knife you would feel comfortable carving with, a folding hand saw, and a hatchet (essentially a 1 handed axe) There will be tools available not to worry if you do not have these. Make sure that you are dressed for the weather as there will be portions of the day where you will be outside.

Registration prior to workshop required.

  • Instructor Biography:

John Wager is Anishnaabe'nini, and was raised in Curve Lake, where he still resides.
He has a passion for learning and sharing his First Nation heritage and is an Archeological Monitor for Curve Lake First Nation. When John 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.
John holds a diploma in Outdoor and Adventure Education and received carving techniques instruction from talented Greenwood Worker, Maximilian of Woodsmans Finest.
John is the owner and craftsman behind Johns Handcarved Woodenware and believes everyone should have a wooden spoon in their life.

*Please Read* We will consider a refund according to indivduals circumstances.

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Gamiing Nature Centre

1884 Pigeon Lake Road

Lindsay, ON K9V 4R5

Canada

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