Stone Carving - 3 different courses listed below

Letter Carving in Stone

4-day Course

Learn how to carve letters in limestone using traditional hand tools and methods. Led by the instructor, students work at their own pace on practices and techniques which guide them to carve letters from the Roman alphabet.

Topics include preparing the surface of the stone for carving, setting out and drawing letters, carving “V” cut letters into the stone, and exploring finishing details.  

Skill developing exercises are followed by independent projects later in the course.

All tools and materials are provided.

July 8, 15, 22 & 29 (10:00am – 5:00pm each day)

$450.00

+$40 material fee

Lunches included. All dietary needs accommodated.

CALL TO REGISTER – (613) 464-2105

Ornamental Carving in Stone

3-day Course

Learn how to carve ornamental details in limestone using traditional hand tools and methods. Students will work at their own pace on a project set out and lead by the instructor using templates and models.

Topics include preparing the surface of the stone for carving, setting out and drawing the ornamental design, learning various hand-carving techniques, and exploring finishing details.  

All tools and materials are provided.

August 7, 8 & 9 (10:00am – 5:00pm each day)

$340.00

+$40 material fee

Lunches included. All dietary needs accommodated.

CALL TO REGISTER – (613) 464-2105

An Introduction to Stone Carving

1-day Workshop

In this introductory workshop, participants will learn how to carve an ornamental floral motif in limestone using traditional hand tools and methods.

Students work at their own pace on a project set out and lead by the instructor using templates and models.

This workshop is suitable for anyone over the age of 12.

All tools and materials are provided.

September 8 (10:00am – 5:00pm)

$115.00

+$10 material fee

Lunch included. All dietary needs accommodated.

CALL TO REGISTER – (613) 464-2105