***Mid Winter/New Student Class Savings***
***Spring Class Early Bird Registration thru Mid-March***
The area's first and only dedicated year-round stone carving studio!
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
/ all levels
Weekly Classes 2016 **Monday Feb 8th Class CANCELLED!
Mid-Winter Class Package Promotion
2 class New Student Special - $75.00
5 classes - $260.00
-bring a friend and receive a free class!
Come learn how to carve stone (alabaster) and learn all parts of this fascinating ancient medium. Beginning/intermediate/advanced students are all welcomed. You will learn 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. All levels, no previous experience required! Tools are included, stone and sandpaper are an additional cost!
* Currently two options to carve stone on a weekly basis,
Three hour class duration each.
Classes are ongoing thru March 16 then restart for spring term 1st week of April.
a: Monday 10:00am – 1:00
Early Bird $475.00(until March 14)
Stone Carving Saturdays
In this popular one-day workshop, you'll have the opportunity to carve your own stone, an art form that is not typically accessible. For beginners and experienced sculptors alike, you'll be guided through the process of looking into the rock for imagery, carving into material, planning and forming a sculpture, and using tools. Hand-carving techniques will be demonstrated, and stone carving lore will be discussed. We'll also touch upon safety in the studio, and stone and tool sourcing. You will leave with your stone sculpture in hand. Please bring a bag lunch to class. All materials will be provided.
$90 byos (Bring Your Own Stone)
**Makes a great gift****
April School Vacation Teen Class
Private Stone Carving Lessons
Private lessons are recommended for those with busier schedules who are not able to commit to the longer duration weekly classes but really want a chance to explore the medium in a self tailored fashion. Four two hour sessions is recommended to learn the tools and get a feel for the process. Tools are included, stone is additional cost.
*Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a time after registering via paypal.
If you could pay via a check that would preferred as paypal takes a percentage. Thanks.