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Short weekend courses for Beginners

Discover Relief stone carving on soft stone limestone 


Release your sculpture from the stone in just 2 days!

Using the techniques of relief carving for set projects or intuitive direct carving for soapstone carving, Maria will guide you through the techniques

and nurture your creativity to produce a unique sculpture that you can cherish forever.

No prior experience of carving stone required.

Advanced Booking Only 

Weekend workshops 2024 

10am - 3pm

Celtic design relief carving 

19th and 20th October

£180, includes the stone.

This two day workshop will teach you how to carve by hand a celtic design.

you will be working with natural Limestone from the sea bed from the jurassic peroid

you will be taught how to apply the design onto the stone

hand tool skills 

creative carving techniques


Intuitive Soapstone Carving

23rd & 24th  November

£120 includes the stone.

This two day workshop is all about creativity

you will choose a piece of stone and create

a sculpture with no preconceived idea

this style of carving is known as direct carving.

full guidence will be giving during the course


Note: Not suitable for Arthritis sufferers or respiratory problems such as Asthma

Location & Contact Details

Studio 40, Shippon Artists Studios, Dartington Hall, Totnes, TQ9 6EE

Tel: 07944 840370     |      Email:

To enquire about availabilty of this course, please use the contact form. 

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