Introduction to Stone Carving

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Programme Overview

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This course is currently not available to book for the Autumn/Spring 2019/20 session.


Programme Overview

 Get inspired by the age-old craft of stone carving. Students will explore stone carving from initial ideas and develop a design through to learning carving techniques to create a bespoke small carving/sculpture in limestone. Gain inspiration for creating a carving, and learn about historical and contemporary artists. Students with no sculptural experience will be led through the process stage by stage. Those with more experience will be encouraged to stretch their ideas, reflect on how to improve their designs and given the opportunity to try more experimental techniques.

Stone carving tools will be provided. The cost of the initial block of limestone is included in the price

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If you are a senior citizen in receipt of a state pension, unemployed or a full time FE or HE student, the discounted fee as stated in the course description is applicable. You will be required to email a scanned copy of your evidence to

To benefit from the Discounted Fee, select the course you want to attend and enter the code Discount_Autumn in the promotion code box.