$255

LEAP - Zen and the Art of Spoon Carving

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New Brunswick College of Craft & Design

457 Queen Street

Fredericton, NB E3B5H1

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7 WEEK COURSES | $255 + HST (INCLUDES ONE 3 HOUR CLASS PER WEEK FOR 7 WEEKS)

Mondays 6 PM – 9 PM | Starts February 11

Do you love the smell of fresh cut wood? Have you ever admired utilitarian pieces of art made from wood? Are you a wood carving enthusiast, or would like to be? Then you need to take this all new seven-week course from New Brunswick newcomer Adam Weaver. He will lead you through all of the steps needed to create your very own, one of a kind Wooden Spoons, Spatulas, Spurtles and Kuksas (Traditional Scandinavian Drinking Cup) while learning about proper tools, techniques, and finishing details. This class is sure to fill up fast!

MATERIAL COSTS: $55.00 | Plus a tool rental fee $25.00

Instructor: Adam Weaver

From an early age, Adam has been interested in Woodcraft, having helped to build a cedar strip canoe with his grandfather. After nearly a decade of living in countries all over the world, Adam re-discovered an appreciation for authentic 'lost crafts'. In 2013, he spent 6 months volunteering in rural Uganda, where he saw the craft of mask and drum carving. Later, he spent some time working on a farm in Wales, where he met a 'bodger', a man who carved stools out of greenwood. This was the first time he had seen a variety of old hand tools, and was inspired. Fast forward to today, Adam now teaches his own wood crafting course at the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design and continues to experiment with new techniques. He also works as a community development coordinator at The Ville and promotes small scale agriculture.

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What's the refund policy?

Attendees can receive full refunds up to 7 days before your events start date. After that a special request will need to be made to the organizer.

Upon cancellation of the workshops due to low enrollement or extenuating circumstance a full refund will be granted.

What happens if a class is cancelled?

If a class is cancelled due to inclement weather, or another unfortunate circumstance, every attempt will be made to notify participants in advance. Participants will be notified of the rescheduled class time during their next session, or by phone or email.

Where do I park?

Parking for courses offered at the college follows city of Fredericton parking by-laws. There is no charge for public parking in the downtown area after 5 p.m. on weekdays, and parking is free on weekends.

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457 Queen Street

Fredericton, NB E3B5H1

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