Aug
12
Aug 13

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Saturday & Sunday, August 12 & 13, 9-3

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Jun
25
1:00 pm13:00

Wooden Cheese Board @ The Eliot School

Design and make an elegant board for cutting an serving cheese. Cut shapes on the bandsaw, then use files, rasps and sandpaper to achieve the final form. Learn to use the router to create rounded edges. After a final sanding, boards will be finished with an oil and beeswax mixture.

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Jun
17
Jun 24

Woodland Spoon Carving @ The Eliot School

Make a spoon from pruned or fallen branches. Learn how to split logs and carve a spoon blank with a carving axe. Shape your spoon with carving knives and hollow out the bowl with hook knives. Leave with a hand-carved spoon and the ability to craft a spoon out in the wilderness.

2 Saturdays: June 17 & June 24, 9-3

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Apr
23
Apr 30

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Sunday, April 23, 2017 10-3 & Sunday, April 30, 2017 10-3

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Feb
22
Mar 1

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:30-2:30 & Wednesday March 1, 2017 9:30-2:30

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Dec
17
10:00 am10:00

Pop-Up at GrayMist

  • GrayMist

I will be popping up for the day at GrayMist in Huron Village on December 17th. This will be my last market of the season!

Dec
2
Dec 9

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Friday, December 2, 2016 12:30-5:30 & Friday, December 9, 2016 12:30-5:30

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Oct
9
9:00 am09:00

Woodland Spoon Carving @ The Eliot School

Make a spoon from pruned or fallen branches. Learn how to split logs and carve a spoon blank with a carving axe. Shape your spoon with carving knives and hollow out the bowl with hook knives. Leave with a hand-carved spoon and the ability to craft a spoon out in the wilderness.

Saturday & Sunday October 8 & 9, 9am-3pm

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Oct
5
Oct 6

Boston Made & Friends Market

BOSTON MADE presents
BOSTON MADE & FRIENDS POP-UP
at the Boston Design Center's Annual Design Market
sponsored by Jamestown

Event Details:
October 5-6, 11a-4p
Boston Design Center
First Floor, Suite 142, across from Waterworks

Located on the first floor across from Waterworks, Boston Made & Friends Pop-up will take place from 11a-4p and will include a special group of New England lifestyle and home goods makers and designers. 

Products include kitchen wares: handmade knives, ceramics, table linens and hand-carved spoons; home-decor: hand-died throw pillows, cloth goods, contemporary quilts and florals; gifts and lifestyle goods. 

Boston Made & Friends Pop-up is open to all attendees of the Design Market to shop during the two-day event. The pop-up has access from both the Design Center and Drydock Avenue and is open to wholesalers, the community, and general public.

Join the event page here!

Sep
28
Oct 2

MassArt Alumni & Friends Haystack Retreat: Spoon Workshop

This workshop is only open to Massachusetts College of Art and Design Alumni. Register for a weekend retreat filled with workshops including spoon carving, hand-painting on silk, pinhole cameras, monoprinting, and raku tiles.

More information can be found here.

Sep
17
Sep 18

Jamaica Plain Open Studios

  • Eliot School

Come see my work at the Eliot School during Jamaica Plain Open Studios. I will be showcasing alongside 21 other Eliot School faculty members. Join us for local shopping, artist demos, children's activities, live music and more.

Saturday & Sunday September 17 & 18 from 11am-6pm. 

More information can be found here

Sep
11
10:00 am10:00

SoWa Open Market

I will be at SoWa every second Sunday from May-October at 460 Harrison Ave! Come by to enjoy the artisans market, farmers market, vintage market, and food trucks!

Sep
1
2:00 pm14:00

Wooden Cheese Board @ The Eliot School

Design and make an elegant board for cutting an serving cheese. Cut shapes on the bandsaw, then use files, rasps and sandpaper to achieve the final form. Learn to use the router to create rounded edges. After a final sanding, boards will be finished with an oil and beeswax mixture.

Sign up here.

*This workshop is a part of a weeklong Artisan’s Table at the Eliot School!
Turn and carve tools to create handmade pasta, and tableware, utensils and bowls with which to serve it. All workshop participants may join together at week's end to share a meal and reflections on food. Sign up for one or more workshops, August 27–September 2, 2016.

Aug
30
Aug 31

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Tuesday, August 30 8:30-1:30 & Wednesday August 31 8:30-1:30

Sign up here.

*This workshop is a part of a weeklong Artisan’s Table at the Eliot School!
Turn and carve tools to create handmade pasta, and tableware, utensils and bowls with which to serve it. All workshop participants may join together at week's end to share a meal and reflections on food. Sign up for one or more workshops, August 27–September 2, 2016.

Aug
29
9:00 am09:00

Corzetti Stamps @ The Eliot School

Corzetti Stamps are beautiful turned and carved tools used to make traditional pasta of northwest Italy. The stamps produce embossed patterns on dough tha tis not only decorative, but also helps the pasta to hold its sauce. Depending on experience level, create one or more custom stamps. Part of The Artisan’s Table series.

Sign up here.

*This workshop is a part of a weeklong Artisan’s Table at the Eliot School!
Turn and carve tools to create handmade pasta, and tableware, utensils and bowls with which to serve it. All workshop participants may join together at week's end to share a meal and reflections on food. Sign up for one or more workshops, August 27–September 2, 2016.

Aug
14
10:00 am10:00

SoWa Open Market

I will be at SoWa every second Sunday from May-October at 460 Harrison Ave! Come by to enjoy the artisans market, farmers market, vintage market, and food trucks!

Jul
30
Jul 31

Woodland Spoon Carving @ The Eliot School

Make a spoon from pruned or fallen branches. Learn how to split logs and carve a spoon blank with a carving axe. Shape your spoon with carving knives and hollow out the bowl with hook knives. Leave with a hand-carved spoon and the ability to craft a spoon out in the wilderness.

Saturday July 30 9-3 & Sunday July 31 9-3

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Jul
10
10:00 am10:00

SoWa Open Market

I will be at SoWa every second Sunday from May-October at 460 Harrison Ave! Come by to enjoy the artisans market, farmers market, vintage market, and food trucks!

Jun
12
10:00 am10:00

SoWa Open Market

I will be at SoWa every second Sunday from May-October at 460 Harrison Ave! Come by to enjoy the artisans market, farmers market, vintage market, and food trucks!

May
15
May 22

Wooden Spoons @ The Eliot School

Cut, carve and sand an elegant spoon. Beginners will make a basic version; intermediate students may try more sculptural versions. Use the band saw to establish a spoon blank, then carve handle and bowl. End with a non-toxic oil finish.

Sunday May 15 8:30-1:30 & Sunday May 22 8:30-1:30

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May
8
10:00 am10:00

SoWa Open Market

I will be at SoWa every second Sunday from May-October at 460 Harrison Ave! Come by to enjoy the artisans market, farmers market, vintage market, and food trucks!

Mar
31
7:00 pm19:00

Artists' Talk: Woodworking Women

  • Loring-Greenough House

Women woodworkers are a force on the faculty of the Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts. They also work as fine cabinetmakers, spoon carvers, expert turners, public artists, preservation carpenters and construction supervisors. See their work and talk about their artistry, their experiences in the field, and their roles as teachers, handing down skills to both adults and children. Women have been an important presence throughout the school’s 340-year history.

Part of Boston Design Week 2016. Free admission.

More information here.