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Make a wooden bowl with an artisan

workshop

Make a wooden bowl with an artisan

5 reviews
Learn to shape wood in a safe and relaxed workshop
Learn to shape wood in a safe and relaxed workshop
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 1 people
Includes
Equipment, Food
Hosted in
English
workshop

Make a wooden bowl with an artisan

workshop

Make a wooden bowl with an artisan

5 reviews
Learn to shape wood in a safe and relaxed workshop
Learn to shape wood in a safe and relaxed workshop
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 1 people
Includes
Equipment, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

We'll start with a wet log or plank of Irish hardwood. Then we will use a chainsaw to make rough shapes before mounting it onto the lathe. Then, using a selection of tools, we will make a simple bowl. Along the way, we will look at sharpening tools and finishing techniques.

What's included

Food
Vegan-friendly lunch
Equipment
Tools and machinery

Your host

Matt

Matt

I studied fine art at Chelsea College of Art from 1992 to 1995. My achievements include: 2017 Finalist RDS National Crafts Awards; 2016 Best Maker in Ireland Etsy UK & Ireland Awards; 2016 Finalist RDS National Crafts Awards and Winner IWG Prize Woodturning Category; 2015 Finalist RDS National Crafts Awards; 2014 Design and Crafts Council Craftsmanship Award; and 2013 Finalist RDS National Crafts Awards. My work has been presented to President Michael D. Higgins, HRH Prince Charles, and is in private collections throughout the world. I also have several pieces in The Daniel Collection.

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Where you'll be

The activity will take place at my workshop here in Riverstown. We may also take a brief walk around the village by way of a break.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 1 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Wear sensible shoes and old clothes. Long hair should be tied up.
Matt
workshop
Make a wooden bowl with an artisan
5 reviews
£117 per person
5 reviews
£117 per person