Stone Carving Workshops

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Workshop 1

4 hours

150

50 deposit

Workshop 2

2 days

350

100 deposit

Own choice

Workshop 1

4 hours

150

50 deposit

A workshop for creating a small keepsake for yourself or a gift for that special someone.  Ideal for introducing someone to carving for the first time. Also, a great way to spend quality time with a group of friends (talk to us about specific dates for a group workshop).

Workshop 2

2 days

350

100 deposit

Own choice

An ideal workshop to spend more time perfecting your stone carving techniques and creation over two days.

Prior to the start of the workshop we will need to see your design (by email) to assess the degree of difficulty, and the appropriate size.​

Other Wellington region stone carving annual workshops & symposiums.

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Workshop dates for 2021

  • Workshop 2 — 29 & 30 May 2021 (Saturday and Sunday)
    Workshop 2 — 29 & 30 May 2021 (Saturday and Sunday)
    29 May, 9:00 am – 30 May, 4:30 pm
    Studio, 33 Milton St, Trentham, Upper Hutt, Wellington
    We provide: - the oamaru stone - the choice of 5 designs you can complete within the 4 hours - tools, dust mask and safety glasses - refreshments. What to bring: - gardening gloves - wear clothing you don't mind getting dusty. * deposit $100
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  • Workshop 1 — Sunday 20 June 2021
    Workshop 1 — Sunday 20 June 2021
    20 Jun, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Studio, 33 Milton St, Trentham, Upper Hutt, Wellington
    We provide: - the oamaru stone - the choice of 5 designs you can complete within the 4 hours - tools, dust mask and safety glasses - refreshments. What to bring: - gardening gloves - wear clothing you don't mind getting dusty. * deposit $50
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What people say

Jill

Have done a 4 hour class with Brett and Christine and was really worthwhile, it gave me a little taste of what stone carving was like and at the end of the session you have a completed piece.

 

I have done several of the 2 day workshops and symposiums and thoroughly enjoy them. They are both such excellent teachers and the friendliest people you could wish to meet.
 
Give it a go, it is great fun, get a group together, great for team building or just a bunch of mates.

Ali

Christine and Brett both were amazingly skilled and patient tutors. Christine’s warmth and hospitality made the experience of being new to carving comfortable and enjoyable. Christine explained the process, allowed for my own creativity, whilst continually giving skilled support. Brett showed me his amazing artistic talents by giving me technical guidance, tool skills and helped me understand carving from an artistic perspective and process. This was my first ever stone carving, and one of the best creative experiences I’ve had! I recommend this workshop to all.

This two day workshop also provided me with the confidence to apply for an Art and Creativity Diploma. My stone carving plus the skills and creative motivation I received from Christine and Brett aided my progression onto this course.

Graham

We invited the whole family to the event but none of them had any inkling of what was to happen. We covered the sculpture with a sheet and had our daughter 'unveil' the pikorua to great surprise. I had prepared a written record with photos of the story and the meaning behind the sculpture that I had laminated. There was an audible gasp and clapping when I revealed who the artist was... me!

GIFT
VOUCHERS
Studio

Upper Hutt
Wellington
New Zealand

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