Day course: Stone carving
with Andrew Ziminski
Wiltshire Museum, Devizes. SN10 1NS - Wiltshire Museum, 41 Long Street, Devizes. SN10 1NS
A one-day workshop perfect for beginners looking to pick up the basic skills required to carve stone.
You will be set out and create a relief carving of a design from a local church. The Bath stone we will use is easy to carve and you will be able to take it home with you.
Andrew is a SPAB William Morris Craft Fellow and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquarians of London and as a Partner of Minerva Stone Conservation Ltd works all over the South West to conserve our built heritage. His best selling book The Stonemason was published in 2021. For more details about Andrew, see his website at https://www.the-stonemason.co.uk.
All tools and materials, including the stone, are provided on the day.
£110 per place (includes materials).