Stone Carving

Course Information

  • Course Code: TCC007
  • Duration: 6 weeks x 3 hours
  • Price: £190.00
  • Times: 18:00-21:00
  • Delivery Type: PT

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Overview

This course is for anyone from beginners to intermediate level. No previous experience necessary. It is for anyone who wants to practise carving a piece of stone.

If you have tried it before and would like to carve some more, then this course is for you. 

What will I study?

The following will be covered:

  • Tool identification
  • Health and safety
  • Stone types /geological processes
  • Stone preparation
  • Planning a design
  • Using templates
  • Carving techniques

How will the course be delivered?

Workshop based learning
Hands on experiences
Tutor demonstrations
Individual 1:1 teaching
Portfolio work

What will I get at the end of the course?

Tools including two chisels and a dummy (masons lettering hammer)
Portfolio of work including photographic evidence
Completed V cut house number/name (This would make a perfect gift)

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

How will I be assessed?

There are no assessments.

What can I do next?

We offer a wide range of construction courses, click here for further information. 

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk

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