Illawarra Festival of Wood
The festival will be showcasing local and regional wood artisans as well as celebrating a variety of wood related crafts and forest industries. The wood related industries would be spoon carving, knife makers, traditional toolmakers, timber surfboard makers, woodturning, basket weaving, jewellery, floristry, sculpture and timber milling. Each stall will have a wood artisan demonstrating their craft. The public will be able to learn, reconnect, discover and discuss woodwork from these skilled makers. Workshops and the cost will be announced closer to the festival dates. The workshops will be three hours in length and in four age categories : Children five to eight years / nine to twelve years/ 12 - 17 years / Over 18 years.