Stone carving two-day workshop

Join Amerton Arts Studio for a hands-on workshop at Leith Hill Place.

  • Booking essential

Learn how to stone carve in the beautiful surroundings of Leith Hill. This two day course will cover the basic techniques required for you to create your own stone sculpture. Step-by-step tuition will be given, all materials tools and equipment are provided and beginners are very welcome.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £120.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Not suitable for under 18s
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
The workshop will take place on the lawn at the back of the house.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable clothes for the weather. The workshop will be outside. Please bring a packed lunch.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 June 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Available
23 June 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Leith Hill Place
Email
leithhillplace@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01306 711 685

Upcoming events

Pole lathe bowl turning workshop

Fri 21 Jun 2019
09:30-16:00
Join Amerton Arts Studio for a workshop in the woods at Leith Hill. This one day course will focus on the traditional techniques of turning a bowl from green wood using a pole lathe.

Soundscape tour - May & June

Fri 21 Jun 2019
11:30-12:00
An audio tour exploring the life and music of composer Ralph Vaughan Williams, who spent his early, formative years up Leith Hill Place.

Stone carving two-day workshop

Sat 22 Jun 2019
09:30-16:00
Join Amerton Arts Studio for a hands-on workshop at Leith Hill Place.

Introduction to Sculpting, Casting and Mould Making

Tue 25 Jun 2019
10:00-14:00
Try your hand at the techniques of sculpting in clay, creating a mould, and casting in plaster of Paris as practised by sculptors, prop-makers and designers.

Recital ' A Song for the Road'

Fri 28 Jun 2019
14:30-15:30
Join performers Stuart Raeburn, David Elwin and Julia Raeburn for an informal recital at Leith Hill Place.

Outdoor theatre: 'Old Herbaceous'

Sat 29 Jun 2019
18:00-20:00
Described as “Downton Abbey with gardening tips”, Old Herbaceous is the humorous love story of a single-minded yet gentle man with a passion for plants.