Whittling Hooks + Needles
Arts & DIY
Materials saved from the landfill:
Skills you’ll learn:
carving, shaping, sanding, waxing wood
Learn to whittle your own hooks and needles from salvaged wood! In this workshop, you’ll get hands on practice with a spoke shave, carving knife, rasp, file, clamps, hand plane, and belt sander to carve and shape wood into either a crochet hook, a pair of knitting needles and/or a tapestry needle. You’ll love making with these beautiful, handmade tools! Use your new handmade tools in future crochet or knitting projects.
All ages welcome
All materials provided.Cancellation Policy
Perennial is a community workshop + store that transforms trash into creatively restored objects and teaches the St. Louis community how to do the same. For more information visit www.perennialstl.org or call 314-832-2288. Open to the public Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 11am - 5pm.