Barn the Spoon

Barn the Spoon has been a woodwork obsessive for over twenty years. Eight years ago he decided spoons were his thing and dedicated his life to them. He now runs London’s little spoon shop “Barn the Spoon” at 260 Hackney Road. Spoon is his first book.

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In this fully illustrated and beautiful guide to our most functional utensil—the spoon—a master craftsman shares his life’s work: designing and carving exquisite, functional wooden spoons from branches and logs using time-honored woodworking skills and techniques.

The simple, ordinary spoon is part of our everyday lives, from stirring our first cup of coffee to the long slurp of soup poured with a ladle to scraping the last bit of pudding from the bowl. Barn the Spoon is a master craftsman...