When carving Edelweiss, the first step is to split the pieces of wood with an axe or a splitting knife. You will be instructed how to work the petals and the stipe with a simple carving knife. Sharp blades are essential for this technique. We will therefore also learn how to sharpen the knives. This carving technique can be performed almost anywhere without great effort.
Heinrich Koch learned this age-old craft from his father. Already as a 12-year-old, he loved helping out in his parents' shingle workshop and has perfected the art of shingle making over the course of his life. Since 1978 Heinrich has worked for German timber-shingle makers Ott as the world's best wood-shingle maker.Heinrich Koch
A mere 10 minutes drive from our company headquarters in Metten, it is situated idyllically between the river Danube and the Natural Reserve Bavarian Forest and offers ideal conditions for undisturbed creative work.
The former stable of the Monastery Niederaltaich is optimally equipped with
Kitchen and Sanitary rooms.
DICTUM-Kurswerkstatt St. Ursulaweg 19 94557 Niederalteich