Carving Gargoyles and Faces: Wood and Stone



A 3 day workshop to create a gargoyle for the house or garden in stone or wood. Learn fundamental carving skills, which can be used in further courses at Morley. We will be developing our ideas in clay and carving in various types of stone and wood. This course gives you the opportunity to carve aspects of a portrait or gargoyle learning to understand eyes, noses, ears and whole faces in stone or wood. Open to beginners and those with experience. Basic materials included but charged for when you exceed your materials allowance.

Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Developing individual project work carving wood or stone with demonstration, practical work and discussion, with one to one and group guidance. Beginners will be given practical guidance on using chisels and health and safety information. We will be looking at visual examples of other artists work.


Student Enrolment Team at Morley College London
Pelham Hall Sculpture Studio
27 Lambeth Walk
Greater London
SE11 6DU

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
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3 weeks (10:30am to 4:30pm)


13th June 2021

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