This course is aimed at complete beginners with little or no experience who would like to explore this fascinating and ancient craft in a small intimate group with close expert tuition. Students will be instructed in the basics of recognising and understanding which stones are suitable for carving, the different types commonly available and their qualities. Careful focus will be given on developing good tool skills, the correct way to hold and handle tools and selecting the right tool for the right job.
This reserve can be hard to find, so please look at directions before travelling and leave with plenty of time.
Teenagers under the age of 16 should be accompanied by an adult.
If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All materials and tools included as well as lunch and refreshments. For dietary requirements please contact Wiltshire Wildlife Trust.