Comfortable clothing that you’re happy to get messy and sturdy shoes. You’ll need to be able to move around easily as you work with different tools and machinery.
Is it dangerous?
No, definitely not. Your tutor will be on hand to teach you how to use all the tools correctly and will spend part of the lesson going through the all important health and safety.
Is wood carving just for boys?
Definitely not! A lot of females take up the craft.
Will I get to take my work home with me?
Possibly, most beginners’ classes will probably start with the basic techniques, but if you decide to sign up to a longer, more advanced course you will probably get to keep your masterpiece. Either way, you will leave the classroom with a new set of wood carving skills!