Carve Animals and other Forms in Stone
August 3, 2015 - August 7, 2015| Register: $595
This course will be focused on the techniques used to carve stone animals and other forms. The entire process from subject and stone selection to final surface finishes will be covered. Instruction will be given on various approaches such as direct stone carving and the use of templates. The where, when and how of using hand and power tools will be discussed and demonstrated. The course is open to students of all abilities. Ideally participants will bring numerous photographs of their subject matter. Advanced students should feel free to bring a maquette or even partially finished pieces.