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The Way of the Knife

  • Boston Outdoor School 131 Walnut Street Saugus, MA, 01906 United States (map)
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During our time together, you will be exposed to knife safety practices, carving methods, proper knife handling, and blade care and sharpening. We will spend time around a campfire, listening to the sounds of nature, relaxing and gaining competence in the area of knife usage. You will put your new carving skill to use in creating a wooden spoon.

In this course you will learn the following:

  • Knife Safety

  • Carving Methods

  • Handling a knife

  • Blade care, including sharpening

  • Creation of wooden spoon

This course will last roughly four hours.

Participants must be at least 16 years of age

Earlier Event: September 7
Forest Bathing
Later Event: September 14
Wilderness Sketchbook