Carve Your Own Cactus Bowl in Bath Stone – A Creative Stone Carving Workshop - A two day course.
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About the Course
This workshop will teach you a range of stone carving skills to enable you to create a contemporary cactus bowl for your home.
On this two day course you will gain a wide range of techniques involved in the hand carving of stone. On day one you will learn a range of stone carving techniques using a range of chisels and a mallet. Begin by carving a block of Bath stone into a cylinder, then learn how to shape curves, and how to hollow out. We will also plan and design the decoration of your pot.
On day two you will transfer your designs on to the bowl and use various decorative techniques to pattern the stone. You will also learn how to finish the top to a contrasting smooth surface. Then plant the cactus of your choice ready to take home. No previous experience required.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Homemade lunches, tea and coffee, stone block,use of tools and materials, and a cactus for your bowl are all included.