Suitable for: Absolute beginners and enjoyable for those with some experience.
Course length: 1-day (6 hours) or 4 evenings (10 hours)
Dates: One-day at weekend or 4 week evenings – see individual courses below for start dates/times.
Key tools: Woodcarving tools.
Learning: Sharpening techniques, timber identification, planning, carving and surface finishes.
Project: Your own woodcarving.
Have you ever marveled at the fine detail or flowing lines of a wood carving? Or perhaps you have wondered what it would be like to carve? Join our Intro to Woodcarving workshop and let experts Stephen Scott or Jon Hall charm and assure you that a carving to be proud of will be in your hands by the end of the course. By following the contours of a real group of leaves, you will learn the classic set of practical steps to a low relief woodcarving in lime wood.
Even if you have never held a chisel before or can’t draw a design, their inspiring method of teaching will build confidence and correct technique in a relaxed manner.
As sharp tools are the key to success, they will also show you how to keep your tools in top condition to achieve the results you desire.
We supply all the tools and materials and also sell sets of carving tools so you can improve your skill at home. Beginners welcome.
Choose from the one-day taster course or a more in-depth evening course over four weeks. See dates below for details.
|Start day||Date||Start time||End time||Course name||Course length||Price||Good to Know||Details||Register|
|Sun||30/10/2016||10:00||17:00||INTRO TO WOODCARVING||1 day||£175||Fantastic beginners course||Details||Register|
|Thu||17/11/2016||18:30||21:00||INTRO TO WOODCARVING EVENINGS||4 weeks||£235||Fantastic beginners course||Details||Register|
|Sun||04/12/2016||10:00||17:00||INTRO TO WOODCARVING||1 day||£175||Fantastic beginners course||Details||Register|