Jason Thomson Sculptural Woodcarving with hand tools, Eccentric Whittling Courses, Sheffield.
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About the Course
One day freestyle carving taster course which can be extended for more complex projects.
Work with Jason to develop your ideas and your ability to realise imaginative, fun projects from english hardwoods and recycled timbers.
Jason Thomson is a skilful artist with 25 years experience of creating carved sculptures and public art around the uk.
Build your hand tool confidence using saws, axes, adzes, gouges, rasps and knives to create expressive carved artworks in relief and 3D.
City centre penthouse studio with optional outdoor garden carving space.
Contact Jason for details using the contact form or phone number above.
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?
Use of a wide range of quality tools and materials are included.
Refreshments on tap, real coffee, selection of teas and cake or biscuits.
Please bring your own packed lunch.
I had absolutely no prior experience with the tools involved in this kind of carving nor of creating anything so large. I learnt lots and came away with a carving I absolutely treasure. Jason was always patient, with just the right mix of 'let me show you how' and 'let me help' to get me carving confidently.
I would definitely come back time and again if I could.
Just being in the studio amongst Jason's own works was enough to inspire !
zarla harriman - - #8518
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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