Tickets: 2023 GreenWood Wrights’Fest

The 2023 GreenWood Wrights'Fest will open on Friday, September 22 at noon and continue through Sunday evening, September 24th.

KIDS: Butter Knifes with Nico Piedrahita

We will be carving beautiful, functional butter knives from green wood in this class. A perfect beginner's project, butter knives teach the student basic sloyd knife techniques and challenge them to make a straight, thin blade for their knife. Come make a utensil that you'll use every day in the kitchen at home!

Introduction to Greenwood Spoon Carving with Tad Kepley

Learn to carve a spoon from green wood using just a few hand tools. Start with a hatchet, straight knife, and hook knife to create a functional item that can be used on a daily basis. Learn a new hobby or sharpen your skills with a relaxing and therapeutic craft. All skill levels are welcome […]

Sharpening with Joel Paul

Hone your sharpening skills with Joel Paul. This sharpening workshop will cover many aspects of sharpening for green woodworking tools.

Spring Pole Lathe Bowls with Eric Goodson and Oliver Moss (Part 1)

The Friday session of this workshop is optional and will cover preparing your bowl blank. Students who cannot attend this portion will be provided with a bowl blank at the beginning of the Saturday session.This class will cover the basics of turning bowls on a pole lathe as well as more intermediate techniques, depending on […]

Advanced Spoon Carving with Don Nalezyty (SESSION #2)

This workshop covers spoon-carving beginning to end and is designed to provide you with advanced techniques to continue improving your skills. You’ll learn skills for selecting the best trees for greenwood spoon carving, breaking-down logs and branches into usable spoon blanks and overall approach to help you carve the best spoons you can make. We'll […]

Keynote Presentation with Roy Underhill

The Legend Himself Rabble-rousing Roy Underhill turns down his customary humble-bragging and self-serving anecdotes long enough to poke a stick at the meaning behind all of this in a keynote diatribe guided by the grain of the last log he split. Would you have it any other way?Terry Ratliff will open the evening presentation. /*! elementor […]