Siam Carving Academy


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3 days



Students in the Basic Course learn the proper use and care of tools and preparation of fruits & vegetables for carving, including watermelon, gourd, pumpkin, papaya, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, chilies and green peppers, radishes, and onions.

The course focuses on leaf and floral garnish designs for plating, arrangements, displays, and cocktail presentation. 2 serving vessel types are included, as well as a platter carving project. As always, we attempt to tailor each course to reflect and accommodate the abilities and goals of the students within it. A deposit is required to reserve. Dates are flexible & can be changed with 30 days’ notice. Just contact us to make changes.

Course Hours: 9:00 until 15:30 Group classes are also available. A non-refundable deposit of 250 $ is required for this course and is good for 1 full year from the payment date. You can pay in full before the start of the class.

Course Details



  • Tomato Roses and Flowers – 6 designs, 3 constructed of the skins and 3 using the whole tomato.
  • Leaf garnishes (cucumber or carrot) – 8 different types of leaves.
  • Flowers using chilies & bell peppers – 4 different types of flowers.
  • Carrot Flowers – 4 different types of flowers
  • Onion Flowers – 2 different types of flowers.


  • Rim & Cocktail Garnishes with radishes and carrots – 6 different types of designs.
  • Cutting technique – 2 flower designs teach proper cuts and angles for more complex floral carvings.
  • Emphasis on mastery of the proper angles and knife techniques and handling for control while carving, using
    pumpkin/squash pieces.


  • Serving Vessels, bowls and plates using carrot, gourd, pumpkin, and papaya — 4 designs of a seashell, lotus petal, bowl, and serving plate.
  • Watermelon Centerpiece



  • A $250 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your dates on our calendar. Dates are flexible, but please choose a tentative start date when you enroll.
  • Minimum age 16 years old

What's Included?

  • Free 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation.
  • FREE Handcrafted Professional Carving Knife Included.
  • A certificate is issued upon completion of the course and is eligible for 20 Continuing Education Hour credits from the American Culinary Federation.
  • Free Thai Lunch Every Day
  • Unlimited snacks and beverages

What's Not Included?

  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel transfer


P.D. Mansion 130/1 Soi Rung Ruang, Sutthisan Road, Huaykwang Bangkok Thailand 10310


What to expect

You will learn traditional Thai Carving patterns and floral designs to dress up your next dinner party or impress your "foodie" friends. Our Carving Academy prides itself on its quality of instruction, the uniqueness of the Thai cultural experience we offer and our commitment to customer satisfaction.

All tools and carving materials provided and guests as a special bonus receive a free Thai Carving Knife.

Unlimited Snacks and Beverages are also provided during class.


  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Meeting Point

Siam Carving Academy is only a 5-minute walk from the Sutthisan MRT subway station. Take exit 2 turn right and walk to 1st street, and turn left 100 meters to Soi Rung Ruang, turn left then walk to the end of the street and make a right turn by Family Mart for 20 meters, and immediate left. Walk 500 meters past the Seven Eleven and you will see P.D. Mansion on the same side.

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Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate


If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number +66 82 200 1197

$699.00 / person

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