~As of October 2014 Classes have moved to Historic Bedford Depot/Bedford MA~
Stone carving is an ancient activity where pieces of rough natural stone are shaped by the controlled removal of stone. Owing to the permanence of the material, evidence can be found that even the earliest societies indulged in some form of stone work. -Wikipedia
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**Gift Certificates Available**
Stone Carving Saturdays
November 22 workshop cancelled! :(
January 24 - 12 spots left
$88 byos (Bring Your Own Stone)
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Weekly Classesa. - Mondays
October 20 - December 22
b. - Wed. Nights
7:00pm - 10:00pm
no class Nov. 26
* Late registration is welcomed/encouraged after start of semester...
Come learn how to carve stone and participate in all parts of this fascinating ancient medium. You will be taught the whole process of stone carving from the beginning chisels, to the files and finishing process. Students are encouraged and aided in producing the type of work that interests them! More advanced students are aided in pursuing new creative directions or in revisiting current ones. Class discussion and demonstration accompany many peaceful hours of working and connecting with the stone. No previous experience required! Tools are included for beginners, stone is an additional cost! Come participate in the magical medium of stone sculpture! Age Range: 16 + Class limit 12
b. - $375.00
One class walk in fee $60.00
Single session Drop-ins Welcomed please email with date $62.00
Private Stone Carving Lessons
Private lessons for beginners and more experienced carvers! Hand-carving techniques and stone carving lore will be demonstrated and discussed. Discussions of safe studio practices and stone and tool sourcing help make this an excellent initiation to the craft of stone sculpture. A strong emphasis will be put on the act of looking into the rock for imagery! Students will emerge with a stone sculpture in progress. Tools included, stone is an additional cost.
$50/hour 1,2 or 3 hour options
*Please email stonecarvingdust@gmail to set up a time after registering via paypal link below..