Experience the magic of Vermont’s historic Marble Valley while creating your own artwork in stone. The OPEN STONESymposium will provide opportunities to network and share with like-minded artists.
Facilitators and visiting artists will provide daily demonstrations, forums and personal consultation. Topics to be covered include the basics of roughing out, safety, effective tool use, finishing, pinning and more. Other surface treatments including gold leaf, torch flaming and sandblasting will be demonstrated. The use of wire saw technology, core drilling and CNC machines to facilitate large scale sculpture will be discussed. (workday runs 9 am-5 pm, break over the noon hour. Evening meals included)
Facilitator Sean Williams will be joined by Visiting Artists: Taylor Apostol, Evan Morse, Don Ramey and Bart Uchida.