Courses and Festivals


I run kuksa, spoon and bowl carving courses at various locations in the UK in outdoor classrooms and festival. Below are links to the main places you can find me. 

Greenwood Days - East Midlands - UK. A Brilliant teaching venue set in a lovely woodland within the national forest. Many courses to choose from. Taster days to week long courses. 

Kuksa carving 2-day - Greenwood Days

The Bodgers Ball - An annual gathering of folks interesting in all things wood related with some fantastic courses for visitors to attend. The venue and details change each year so follow the links as they become available for booking onto a pre-fest course.

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I also attend Spoonfest each year in beautiful Edale within teh Derbyshire Peak District. A place full of inspiration and exciting courses, spoons and people.

Spoonfest – The international celebration of the carved wooden spoon

There are two other festivals definitely worth a visit and there you will find some amazing people turning bowls on foot powered lathes as well as an assortment of related crafts.

BOWL GATHERING 2023 | Woodland Makers

Northern Bowl — Abundant Earth