Culture comes alive during the many events hosted by the American Swedish Historical Museum throughout the year. Join us and discover the food, music and holidays of Sweden, experience our newest exhibitions or check out of educational programs for both children and adults.

Wood Spoon Carving Virtual Workshop

spoon carving
11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Swedes have been utilizing wood for centuries and in this introduction workshop, wood carving specialist Karl Newman will teach participants how to craft the utensil from raw materials in the hemslöjd tradition. The workshop fee includes a spoon blank but students must acquire their own carving tools. $45 for members and $55 for nonmembers.

Carving tools recommend are Morakniv straight knife #120 and curved knife # 164 (with left and right hand options). They can be purchased at or from

Registration Deadline September 24th.