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Carve a Nordic Style Butter Spreader

Carve a Nordic Style Butter Spreader

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Erik and Michele have been exploring the traditional Scandinavian craft of green wood carving since 2013. After taking many carving classes and workshops they began hosting workshops and classes since 2015. In 2018 Erik and Michele were featured as Makers of the North in MSP magazine. They continue to teach students how to carve spoons, hearts, butter spreaders and other carved items in the…
Michele & Erik
Michele & Erik
Michele & Erik
Michele & Erik

What we’ll do

Join us for a relaxing hour of wood carving. We will jump right in with a overview of knife safety and proper knife grips. After carving on practice sticks with your new knife skills we will move on to working on the butter spreaders. Templates of different designs will be available to trace on the spreader blanks. After choosing your design start carving! The goal at the end of class is a…

What else you should know

This class is perfect for all skill levels. Carving is a fun and relaxing activity and a great way to unwind.

What I’ll provide

Creative supplies
We will provide all the tools and supplies needed for the class.

What to bring

Wear closed toe shoes
Wood chips tend to stick to leggings. Wearing denim or cotton pants.
Bring along a coffee or water and get ready to relax and have fun

Where you'll be

Our butter spreader class will take place at our 1920’s storefront studio in North East Minneapolis. Our studio is where we carve all the spoons and bowls that we sell at markets. You’ll have access to all our freshly sharpened tools and fresh green wood. If the weather is nice, we might take class outside in the back garden.

This experience is available starting May 05, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through April 30, 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. No previous experience is required.

What to bring

Wear closed toe shoes

More tips

This class is perfect for all skill levels. Carving is a fun and relaxing activity and a great way to unwind.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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Michele & Erik
Carve a Nordic Style Butter Spreader
New experience
From $40/person
New experience
From $40/person