Course Tutor: Maurice Clothier of Touch-Wood
This is a great introduction to greenwood carving and whittling. Using traditional techniques and tools you will learn how to carve a pot using one piece of a greenwood branch. The base will be carefully crafted from seasoned wood and fitted to allow the pot to shrink and seal.
You will learn:
- How to select suitable wood
- Tool selection and sharpening
- Carving and whittling techniques to hollow out the log
- How to fit the base
- Seasoning and finishing