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Spoon Carving Workshop

Instructor: Paul Pendola of Galena Spoon Co.

SATURDAY  |  SEPT 12  |   9 am - 4 pm

Class Fee: $100

Wood and tool use included.*

*Tools can be purchased at the start of class for $55 if you want to bring them home. 


Join local artist Paul Pendola for a spoon carving workshop and learn basic spoon carving techniques using fresh-felled greenwood and only three tools; axe, 

straight knife and hook knife. At the end 

of the class you will go home with a 

hand-carved spoon, a few blisters on 

your hands, and an appreciation for the 

therapeutic nature and addictive qualities of spoon carving.


Fee includes greenwood logs for carving, use of carving block/log, use of carving tools during class*, course materials, coaching and encouragement.


There will be a one hour break for lunch. 

You may bring a sack lunch or dine off site. 


    Level: Beginner and above

Masks are required to enter the Galena ARC building due to COVID-19. Students will be spaced 6 feet apart for adequate social distancing practices.

Paul Pendola

Galena ARC

11084 W US HWY 20

Galena, IL 61036


Office Hours

Mon - Fri  8 a.m. - 6 p.m.


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