In this one-day workshop facilitated by sculptor Marc Kelly, participants will learn the basics of stone carving using locally sourced Sandstone and specialist tooling.
Participants will be assisted individually in the design and carving of their stone tablet and made ready for internal or exterior display at their home. Participants can aim to achieve a relief carved emblem/ design with some lettering during the classes using traditional methods.
Materials provided including small garden feature stone [1.5 - 2ft in height x 1ft wide approx.].
Drawing also forms an important part of the class. Drawing equipment and stencils/templates provided.
Lunch break 12.30pm – 1pm.
Please bring a packed lunch, drink, and an apron
£70 (materials and tools provided)
Getting to Traditional Stone Carving
Ards Arts Centre