Whittling workshop with renown Waitpinga wood carver Doug Collins

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Holden Hill Community Centre

82 Valiant Road

Holden Hill, SA 5088

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Its never too late to learn a new skill

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Join us for this all day workshop for beginners, we aim to teach you the skills listed below, by the end of this workshop you will have a completed carved face to take home.

  • Step by step carving (no one gets left behind)
  • safe handling of knives and carving tools in the ‘whittling’ context
  • how to execute the basic whittling cuts
  • to carve the basic caricature of the human face
  • Learn some basic care and sharpening of knives and carving tools.

Duration:

9:00am to 12:00pm 1:00pm to 4:00pm

BYO lunch or there is a takeaway shop just along Valiant road (an easy 5 minute walk)

Material Requirements:

All tools and materials will be provided. Participants who wish to pursue woodcarving in their own time are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to purchase a carving knife and sharpening equipment which will be on sale at the end of the workshop knife prices start at $55.00. This is optional. Cash or cheque sales only.

Other Requirements:

Students are requested to bring a pair of old denim jeans (not to be worn) or piece of material of similar weight as part of the safety equipment requirements.

Thursday June 10th

Cost $30.00

Holden Hill Community Centre, 82 Valiant Road, Holden Hill

“This program is funded by the Department of Human Services and it is a requirement of that funding that we collect certain information about program participants. This information is used to determine the success of the program and to inform the development of future activities.”

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Holden Hill Community Centre

82 Valiant Road

Holden Hill, SA 5088

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