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Spoon Carving Workshop with Melanie Abrantes at Poketo

  • Poketo 777 S. Alameda St. #174 Los Angeles, CA 90021 (map)


Saturday, November 3, 2018
12 PM - 3 PM
Poketo Project Space at ROW DTLA
777 S. Alameda St. #174 Los Angeles, CA 90021
(213) 372 - 5686

Designer Melanie Abrantes will lead students in hand carving their own wooden spoon using traditional Japanese tools and techniques at Poketo’s beautiful Poketo Project Space at ROW DTLA. Melanie will guide students through safety, wood types, and techniques to carve their wooden spoon. All tools and supplies will be provided to use during the workshop, with the option of purchasing the tools at a discounted rate to continue your spoon making practice at home!

Find more information and buy tickets here!

The Class includes: 

    • Tool Rental: Japanese Spoon Gouge, Whittling Knife, Work Bench, and Shinto Rasp

    • Basswood Spoon blank

    • Instructions + Video Tutorialtechniques, and brainstorm ideas for projects

    • Branded Muslin Bag

    • Wood Butter

    • Sandpaper

    • Finishing Cloth

Earlier Event: November 2
Poketo x Join Holiday Market 
Later Event: November 9
Currents | Book Launch Party & Signing