Miscellaneous Adventures is a creative project founded by illustrator, artist and maker, Andrew Groves.
It serves as a marketplace and gallery for fine, handcrafted wooden utensils and other objects intended for use in the Great Outdoors.
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It was our third Woodland Woodcarving Workshop of the year on Saturday! Here’s some photos of what went down. Thanks heaps to everyone who came and made stuff with us in the woods; we hope you get to use your new skills on many adventures in the future.

Had to take some film photos of my process for a forthcoming feature. Just got them back from the shop so here are a few.

Our Adventure Spoons now come complete with their own waxed cotton carrying pouch!

Our Adventure Spoons now come complete with their own waxed cotton carrying pouch!

New on the store: Toadstool Firesteels!

New on the store: Toadstool Firesteels!

New cup / scoop / bowl thing.

Reblog from pedallingforpints who documented the process of making a spoon from a birch log on our second Woodland Woodcarving Workshop and turned it into this rad gif.

Reblog from pedallingforpints who documented the process of making a spoon from a birch log on our second Woodland Woodcarving Workshop and turned it into this rad gif.

Stoked and excited to be featured in the meet and greet section of the latest Yen Magazine. Cheers!

Stoked and excited to be featured in the meet and greet section of the latest Yen Magazine. Cheers!

A few 35mm photos from our second workshop of the year on Saturday.

The Geode Coffee Scoop. More info and purchasing details here.

Adventures in tool restoration: I bought this 2 man cross cut saw from 1965 on eBay for 99p a while back and have used it many times for felling and logging trees. I decided it could benefit from a bit of attention so I carved replacement handles based on the original, fitted new hardware, polished and sharpened the blade and now it’s as good as (maybe better than) new.

French creative duo Blanc / Blanc made us a series of five knitted pennant flags for the store! Each one is hand knitted and celebrates the great outdoors. Available now!

French creative duo Blanc / Blanc made us a series of five knitted pennant flags for the store! Each one is hand knitted and celebrates the great outdoors. Available now!

It was our first Woodland Woodcarving Workshop of the year on Saturday. Here’s a few photos of what went down. Thanks heaps to everyone who came!

To make space for new items, we’re having a spring clean. Lots of things on the store have now been added to the sale page, all of which have a whopping 25% off. Go there now!

To make space for new items, we’re having a spring clean. Lots of things on the store have now been added to the sale page, all of which have a whopping 25% off. Go there now!

Some of the things available on our store right now.

Some of the things available on our store right now.

Come and join us on April 12th for our first workshop of the year! I’ll show you how to make things in the woods using just your bare hands and sharp tools, improve your camping and outdoor skills, unlock some of nature’s secrets and generally have a rad time.