Here's the low down on the courses and events I'll be teaching or attending. Titles in bold are links to sign up, get info, etc... Check them out! I also offer one-on-one intensive workshops throughout the year in spoon carving or pole lathe turning.
I am offering an APPRENTICESHIP from November 2018-February 2019.
Please contact me here if you have any questions or to schedule a one-on-one class.
CURRENT COURSES & EVENTS
November-March 2018 Working with apprentice Tom Bartlett/Sylva Spoon, awesome guy.
November 22, 2017 November Spoon Sale Noon CST
December 2-3, 2017 Julmarknad at the American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, MN. This Christmas market is full of quality handcrafted items. Come visit our booth!
December 5, 2018 WINTER SALE starts at Noon CST
January 2018 In the shop making made to order items and more...
February 16-18, 2018 Tentative Course for Teachers of Spooncarving, details in the works. Contact me if you have interest in attending.
March 13-April 1, 2018 JAPAN! Contact us here if you are interested in spreading the word and getting more details.
March 17-21, 2018 Jarrod teaches One Tree Workshop in Gifu, JAPAN
March 22-27, 2018 Jarrod studying with woodturners in Yamanaka Onsen, JAPAN
March 28-31, 2018 Jarrod teaches Pole Lathe Turning in Fukushima, JAPAN
April 4-5, 2018 Spoon Carving for Instructors Retreat at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN
May 12-25, 2018 West Coast Teaching Tour in Bay Area, CA/Portland, OR/Seattle, WA—Currently Planning
May 19-20, 2018 Spoon Carving Class in Sebastopol, CA—Currently Planning
May 28-June 1, 2018 5-day Scandinavian Green Woodworking: Shrink pots, spoons, coat hooks, etc. at Port Townsend School of Woodworking, WA
June 5-10, 2018 Tentative Attending Greenwood Fest in Plymouth, MA and stocking their shop with goodies.
September 8-16, 2018 Tentative East Coast Courses, Pole Lathe Turning and Spoon Carving. More details soon.
October 4-6, 2018 Spoon Carving at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN
October 25-27, 2018 Pole Lathe Turning at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN
Are you interested in setting up a workshop in your area? Dates between winter of 2018 through to the end of 2019 are open to schedule, contact me here. One-on-one or small group workshops for you and your friends are also possible to schedule, send an email here.
PAST COURSES & EVENTS 2017
-June 7th-8th, Pole Lathe Turning-Plymouth, MA. This is will be a pre-event workshop.
-June 9th-10th, Greenwood Fest, Plymouth, MA. I'll be attending and offers a few short workshops on turning as well as various demonstrations.
-June 15th-July 18th, I'll be home in my studio turning, building my new Japanese style lathe and guiding an apprentice. Good things!
-July 20th-23rd, Wooden Spoon Carving Traditions- Grand Marais MN- North House Folk School
-July 26th-30th, All from One Tree, Grand Marais MN, North House Folk School-New workshop were we'll make all kinds of things from a birch tree.
-August 14th-18th, Scandinavian Green Woodworking-Spoons and Shrink Pots, Port Townsend, WA, Port Townsend School of Woodworking
-August 19th-20th, Swedish Spoon Carving, Port Townsend WA, Port Townsend School of Woodworking,
-September 9th-10th, Spoon Carving- Minneapolis MN, Vevang Mpls 3 spots left!
-September 22-24, Pole Lathe Turning- London, UK, The Green Wood Guild. SOLD OUT.
-September 27-28, Advanced Pole Lathe Turning, Brookhouse Woods, UK. Invite only.
-September 29-October 1, Intro into Birch Bark-Caniters and Woven Knife Sheathes, The Green Wood Guild, London, UK. SOLD OUT.
-October 3rd, Pole Lathe Wood Turning in the Modern World (talks/demos), Borås, Sweden.
-October 4th, Pole Lathe Wood Turning in the Modern World (talks/demos), Skara, Sweden.
-October 6-8th, Pole Lathe Wood Turning Class, Kviberg, Sweden. SOLD OUT.
-October 12-15, Spoon Carving Traditions- Grand Marais, MN, North House Folk School,
-October 25-30, Pole Lathe Turning and Forging Hook Tools, North House Folk School, Grand Marais, MN. Still some details to sort.
-November 1st-February 28th- I'll be taking on an apprentice. See details here.