Sculpture in stone for beginners in Somerset - 3 day stone carving course with sculptor Kate Semple



Come and learn the ancient art of stone carving in a friendly, welcoming workshop in rural Somerset. Kate Semple has 30 years of experience and will guide you step by step through the process. Whether you want to carve something traditional or contemporary, abstract or figurative, Kate will help you towards a finished piece to take home.

You will be amazed at what you can achieve in 3 days! First you'll design your sculpture, all ideas are welcomed, Kate loves a challenge. Once you have a design, the carving begins. It is a wonderfully engaging skill to learn, you'll be hooked.

All abilities welcome. All you need to bring is stout shoes, a packed lunch and enthusiasm.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials are included also refreshments, ie copious amounts of tea, coffee and biscuits.


Kate Semple at The Stone Carving Studio


Charmborough Farm
Charlton Road
Holcombe, Radstock

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners


3 days (10:00am to 4:00pm)

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