I will be holding weekend
courses in stone carving during 2014, on request.
course you will be given as an introduction to the types of stone
available for carving, design and sculpt a piece of limestone using
direct carving methods. You will be instructed in the use of
traditional hand tools, rasps, wet-and-dry sanding papers and
polishing methods to produce your sculpture.
This course is
suitable for beginners and those with some experience. It will be
limited to just six participants.
Tutor : KEVIN BLOCKLEY is an Associate of the Royal Society
of British Sculptors, and a professional archaeologist
specialising in cathedrals and churches. He has been sculpting stone
is from 10 am Saturday - 4 pm Tuesday
Cost of course:
£120 for two days tuition includes lunches and materials. It is
possible to stay on the farm or camp - see