Wood, carving and turning

Woodcarving for beginners with Alex Jones

Ref: SWE08556

Beginners

£266.00
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About this course

After learning about timber and the use of hand tools, practise carving exercises to develop your hand skills before you embark on a relief-carving project based on natural forms.

Tutors

Alex Jones

Alex Jones learnt his craft at City & Guilds Art College and in a traditional studio before concentrating commissions. His work can be seen at Durrell Wildlife Park, Jersey and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Cornwall. He has many pieces in private collections worldwide and has appeared on the BBC's Spring Watch and as a featured artist on the TV programme "Flog it!"

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Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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Come and find out what makes West Dean College such an amazing place to study. Explore the studios, take a tour with students, discuss your study options, and find out about funding at our next Open Day on Saturday 9 February 2019.

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