Carving in stone and wood

An introduction to stone carving with Simon Keeley

Ref: SWE08593

Beginners

£254.00

Summary

Produce a simple stone sculpture and develop a good understanding of the processes involved. First, model your idea in clay and then transfer it to stone. The tutor will demonstrate the techniques and skills, as well as the appropriate use of chisels at each stage, as you develop and refine your piece.

Tutors

Simon Keeley

Over the last 20 years Simon Keeley MA has been designing & carving stone carvings for important buildings such as Westminster Abbey, Westminster School & Harley street in London. In recent years he has won Gold & Silver awards for The Craft & Design Magazine.

Accommodation

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

Courses of interest

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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 Days on:

Friday 7 December 2018
Saturday 9 February 2019

Suitable for Foundation Degree, Diploma and Masters.

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