Many of our participating artists offer you the chance to broaden your creative skills by providing workshops. This is your chance to have a go yourself at using the techniques and materials available in the art world. All you need to do is contact the artist and book a space on your chosen workshop(s).

All workshops with Ruth Wheeler

Ruth Wheeler

Carve Spoons and Bowls

Saturday 28th June

10am - 3pm
5 hours


Join RUTH at her home studio and work outside on the deckwith Carver Wayne Smith and RUTH. Spend the day with two artists learning a heap of wood skills over a weekend or day. Create beautiful functional pieces from local green wood. In one day create a spoon and two days you could expect to carve a small bowl and maybe a spoon as well. Learn how to use an axe, whittling knife, chisels and mallets and all the techniques that go with it. Perfect for adults and over 13 years.

Bring something to add to a picnic, suitable clothes, shoes, suncream!

Woodlands Arts Space

Birtley Estate

Birtley Road





m: 07769 906529


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See the artist's Open Studio details (opens in new window) for information about their participation in the June event.

Carve Spoons and Bowls