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Carving Workshop in Thailand
3/2 Moo 1 Kunkong
Baan Tawai / Hangdong
Chiangmai 50230, Thailand
|Learn how to carve wood in a woodcarvers village,
20 km South of Chiangmai, Northern Thailand
A complete set of tools, consisting of 30 chisels in different shapes,
forged by hand and utmost sharpened is included in the course's fee.
Wood-Carving-Workshops can be be arranged individually and corresponding with the travel situation of the participants. If interested please enquire.
Nevertheless we recommend booking in advance, as the students groups consist only of 2-4 persons.
Noppadols home, workshop and guesthouse (see photo above) are in Baan Tawai, a picturesque wood carvers village, 20 km South of Chiangmai. Many markets and manufacturers offer everything, what is being produced in Thai arts, furniture, interior decor, directly from the producers.
|Courses fee: 12.500 Thai-Baht for 3 days / 17.500 Tha-Baht for 5 days.
Included accomodation in Noppadols guesthouse (single or doublebedroom depending on the number of participants, WC, warm shower, kitchen, balcony, TV, free WiFi), food, softdrinks and excursions to Chiangmai for sightseeing und shopping, as well as a complete set of 30 wood carving chisels. The courses will be done also for a single person. If there are more participants on the same course, then the courses fee per person can be reduced. Accompanying persons who do not participate on the wood carving workshops can be lodged additionally for a very low rate.
Payment: 5.000 Baht when booking, rest when the workshop is starting.
BAAN TAWAI is surrounded by beautiful nature. However it offers more:
You can see there all kind of art and furniture handicraft manufacturers and it is an ideal place to buy all sorts of decorative items for very reasonable prices.
Small travel groups up to 6 persons who are looking for the unusual can rent Noppadols in local Lanna-Style decorated guesthouse completely, if not occupied by sculptor workshops.
Rental for the guesthouse having 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom with warm water, kitchen and free WiFi, incl. breakfast for all: 1-3 persons 350 Baht/guest/day,
|How to travel: You can choose individually how to come there. Connecting flights from Bangkok to Chiangmai and later on to Koh Samui or Phuket can bee booked already in advance at home or any Thai Domestic Airport.
The "One-Two-Go"-Airline f.e. offers domestic flights to any destination for app. 2,000 Thai Baht. (For Thai-Baht exchange rate click clock left side.) The sleeper nighttrain from Bangkok to Chiangmai (900 km) is leaving every day in the afternoon. Tickets about 800 Baht, booking direct at the counters inside BKK Huanlangphong Railway Station, or at any travel agency. If giving Noppadol arrival time in advance, he or his wife Chanpen will pick you up at the airport or trainstation of Chiangmai. Noppadols mobile phone number is
And if interested: Some more travel tips for Thailand can be found here.
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