Carving in stone and wood

Stone carving – inspired by India with Paula Haughney

Ref: S5D08623

Suitable for all


About this course

Make stone carvings inspired by the art and craft of ancient Indian monuments, sculptures and reliefs. By studying the design and creativity of the figures, animals, patterns and foliage you will learn how to translate this into your own vibrant sculptures. A variety of stones, some from India, will be available to carve.


Paula Haughney

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.


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