Alabaster is a particular stone with its own rules and properties, soft, light but strong with many unusual colours and markings. Carve this intriguing substance and equip yourself with the knowledge and techniques to create your own unique sculpture. Discover its history and contemporary sculptural uses.
Paula Haughney,sculptor, stone-carver, maker and teacher studied at Portsmouth Polytechnic and Eastern Illinois university obtaining a BA and MA in Fine Art Sculpture. Stone carving came later, once found, she realised this was her chosen medium. Now having over 30 years experience and many monumental sculptures completed she has taught at all levels, exhibits regularly and is included in public collections worldwide.