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Upcoming Events

Event Information:

  • Sat

    Spoon Carving with Deirdre McGrath and Aaron Margolis

    1:00pm-7:00PM25 Pine Street, Ellsworth, Maine

    Spoon Carving!

    Because it's up to all of us to slow the spread of COVID-19, everyone should avoid gatherings during this time. We are doing our part by postponing this workshop. Please check back here, our website at artsworth.org or sign up for our mailing list to stay up-to-date with our event schedule.


    April 25th  1:00pm-7:00pm  
    Class Fee $65.00      
    Call 664-0222 to enroll     

    Learn how to carve a wooden spoon using only hand tools from a piece of freshly cut wood! A journey from log-to-spoon, where you'll learn sketching, design, axing, carving, and finishing techniques. Tools include axes and spoon knives, which will be provided for the class, as will wood. Take home carving tools are available for purchase for $50.00, please indicate your interest when registering.

    Instructors, Deirdre McGrath and Aaron Margolis own Rusted Pulchritude and work from their Ellsworth studio housed in an 1800’s horse barn. A recent article in the Ellsworth American tells their story: https://www.ellsworthamerican.com/living/arts-a-living/ellsworth-couple-carve-life/

    Class size is limited. Pre-registration is required.

    Please call 207-664-0222 to sign up!