Upcoming Events

The group generally meets once a month at Lower Knapp Farm near Coaley. Days run from around 10am to about 5pm with delicious cooked lunch provided (a donation of around £5 covers lunch and goes towards equipment for the group).

If you’ve not been along before please contact Jo for directions etc. We can pick up from Cam & Dursley station if you’re arriving by train.

Sunday February 24th – bodging day at Lower Knapp Farm.

Sunday March 10th – bodging day at Lower Knapp Farm.

Past Events

Saturday January 12th – bodging day at Lower Knapp Farm. Jon Warwicker from London group will be visiting. Usual mix of activities, likely some spoon carving and a large lunch.bodgers-lunch-jan2013

And a fine lunch it was too. A cold day so mostly spent whittling in the barn with the food and wood stove keeping us all warmish.


A few of Dave's SpoonsSpoon Carving Day – Saturday 13th October

A day to learn a bit about carving wooden spoons. Dave & Jo went to Spoonfest back in August and have plenty of tips and techniques to share. Meet 10.30 at Lower Knapp Farm – see contact page for location.

Greenwood Gathering Day -  Sunday 21st October

Meet 10.30am onwards at Lower Knapp Farm. If you’ve not been along before please contact Jo before coming – see contact page for location.

St Fagins Museum visit – During October

Details to be decided – St Fagins website

Spoonfest – 17-19 August 2012

Jo and Dave Cockcroft are attending Spoonfest – the first international celebration of the carved wooden spoon.

We have space in the car for a couple more whittlers, if you’d like a lift get in touch with Dave by email moc.l1537441018iamg@1537441018tforc1537441018kcocj1537441018d1537441018

Frampton Country Fair – all day Sunday 9 Sept 2012

We will be having a stand at Frampton Country Fair to demonstrate green woodwork, peg loom and spoon carving.

A chance for members to display their work and have items for sale if they wish to.

Should be fun day out and no doubt plenty of cake.

If you’d like to come along please let Jo know.