NTU Maker Club

Green Woodworking and Knife Carving Taster Sessions

four people taking part in a woodwork session
Workshops

The Maker Club at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) offers staff and students the opportunity to be part a of creative community of learning and sharing, through practical craft-based activities.

Free to attend, the Maker Club delivers extracurricular workshops in an informal setting with support from staff and student mentors.

  • From: Wednesday 25 April 2018, 9.30 am
  • To: Thursday 26 April 2018, 3.30 pm
  • Location: Benefactors Court, Arkwright building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ

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Event details

Practical hands-on experience of traditional woodworking tools will be offered within two parallel sessions:

Green Woodworking: this session will include use of pole lathes, shaving horses and associated tools and techniques; hosted by local craftsman and traditional chair maker Peter Wood.

Introduction to Knife Carving: this session will be hosted by Paul Adamson, a local spoon carver who will be offering attendees an introduction to knife carving and spatula making.

Reserve your place

Sessions take place at the following times on both days:

  • 9.30 am – 11 am
  • 11.30 am – 1 pm
  • 2 pm – 3.30 pm

These sessions are open to students and staff from across the University and are free to attend.

To reserve your place please email NTUMakerClub@ntu.ac.uk and specify which day and session you would like to join.

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Follow #NTUMakerClub on Twitter for more information and insights into how these sessions progress.

Location details

Room/Building:

Benefactors Court, Arkwright building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Shakespeare Street
Nottingham
NG1 4FQ

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