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Carving a Wood Spirit

Updated: Mar 29

CANCELLED- unfortunately we had unexpected difficulty in sourcing the live edge wood for this project. Hopefully we can reschedule once we find the appropriate wood

Presented by Outaouais Wood Carvers,

Sponsored by Flexcut

2-day course

Day one, Saturday April 13, 2024.

Day two- Saturday April 20, 2024


9:30 AM to 2:30 PM

Nepean Creative Arts Center, 35 Stafford Road, Unit 7, Ottawa

Join Larry Reed, a long-time member of OWC as he teaches how to carve a Wood Spirit similar to those shown from a 1/4 log.

Larry's forte is carving Wood Spirits and Santas. He is also adept at pyrography.

Minimum/Maximum Participants: 6 to 10

Target Audience: this session will be enjoyed by those with some carving experience and those at the Beginner to Intermediate (and above) levels.

Cost: $80.00 per person for members of OWC.

$100.00 for Non-members of OWC- note, this includes a reduced OWC membership.

Tools Required:

  • A cut resistant glove for your non-dominant hand is required.  

  • Participants are encouraged to bring their own tools, if you have them.  For this class we suggest a ruler, pencil, knives, a V tool, U gouge(s) and a fishtail gouge.   

  • No tools? No problem!  We will have a full selection of required tools on site, for your use, from our sponsor FlexCut Tools.


Registration and payment are required in advance. First come, first served 😉

Registration deadline is Monday Apr. 8th, 2024.

Cancellation refunds only with 4 days' notice of the course Mon. Apr. 8th, 2024 9:30 AM.

Participants aged 14-17 inclusive must be accompanied by a parent for the duration of the class.

Click on PDF below to download registration details.

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