Mountain Gems

 
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No prior experience necessary to take this class.

 

Intro to Stone Carving

Nov 12 & 19

10:30- 4:30pm

Cost:  $195 + Gst

 

 

Overview - Two Day Workshop:  This two day class will teach students how to create simple shapes in agate & jaspers using flex-shafts and diamond tools. This class has a maximum of 6 students so small group where students will get a lot of individual attention.  

 

Objectives:  The first day will be focused on carving and shaping; the second day is spent on finishing and get the final polish. Get lots of hands on time through this 2 day workshop and info on how to be able to continue this at home after the workshop is over.

 

Materials: 

All tools used will be provided by the instructor. Students will only need a stone they'd like to carve. Students are welcome to bring a rough slab or stone for use in the class project and/or can pick something up in store the day of the workshop. 

 

Activities: In this 2 day workshop you will:

1. Learn the basics of stone carving.

2. Instructor will demo how to grind, carve and polish stones.

3. Students will have 2 days of hands on experience of stone carving as well as instruction on different types of stones and how the carving process may vary with them. 

 

Call to register: 604-298-5883 or Toll free 1-888-593

 

Instructor,  Robin Wong

See Instructor website, perpetualmotioncreative.com for a gallery of work and follow her on Instagram @robinmakesart