Sculptor’s Blog

Jack Tanner 1961-2018

  Over the last year, the CSSC served as an employment training site for Jack Tanner. He already possessed many stone working skills specific to our industry but he was enthusiastic to learn about the arts and the people who use … Continued

2018 Spring Membership Drive

  For over 30 years, members have supported our growth from a 3-week stone carving course to a year round sculpture education center. In addition to hands-on workshops taught by extraordinary sculptors, the CSSC has hosted over 50 international Artists … Continued

Stone Trust Offers Waller Workshops

We are developing an affiliation with The Stone Trust a professional non-profit organization based in Dummerston, Vermont. The Stone Trust is the North East’s only organization dedicated to preserving and teaching art and craft of dry stone walling. CSSC members are … Continued


The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center’s Marble Mardi Gras will be held at the Rutland Country Club, March 3, 5:30 PM. Each year the CSSC hosts the fundraising event in time to be a great cure for the winter blues. … Continued

Call to Artists- 2018 Residents

Artist Residencies at the Carving Studio & Sculpture Center offer sculptors opportunities for inspiration and to create new work in the former marble quarry and manufacturing area of Vermont. Residencies are from 1 to 3 months, featuring artists working in … Continued

Call to Artists- Resident Interns

Students are invited to apply for a summer internship with the Carving Studio and Sculpture Center, West Rutland, Vermont, ( during the 2018 workshop season. Studio interns become part of our dynamic arts education community and enhance their learning experience. … Continued