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Nordic Craft Workshop – Spoon Carving presented by Women’s Woodshop

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Nordic Craft Workshop – Spoon Carving presented by Women’s Woodshop

Hej gals! This spoon carving class is open to all who identify as woman, or non-binary. Learn how to carve a spoon from a fresh cut tree using traditional Nordic carving techniques. We’ll cover tree anatomy, axing out a blank (roughed out spoon shape), knife holds for the hook and “slöjd” knife, drying, and finishing. This class is great for the beginner or the person wanting to learn Nordic-inspired “slöjd” style carving.

Open to participants 18 and older. Participants 12 and older may register with a paid adult.

Instructor

Jess Hirsch, founder of Women’s Woodshop received her MFA from the University of Minnesota in sculpture. She apprenticed with Jim Sannerud studying sloyd through the Minnesota State Arts Board Folk and Traditional Art grant.

Materials

A $20 Materials fee is payable to the instructor

Cost: 
ASI Members $55, Nonmembers $60

Register

(612) 871-4907

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