A lovely day for whittling at Forest School!
Look at the concentration of these children working with sharp knives!
Well done to our Wonderful Whittlers*!
ˈwɪt(ə)l / verb1.
carve (wood) into an object by repeatedly cutting small slices from it.
"He was sitting at the tent door, whittling a piece of wood with a knife."
synonyms: pare, shave, peel, cut, hew, trim, carve, shape, model