Stone Carving 1-3 Day Courses

Bring home your own piece of Shugborough inspired sculpture after learning basic stone carving techniques on a one, two or three-day course.

  • Booking essential

Take inspiration from Shugborough's unique architecture and join Miranda Wakeman from Amerton Arts for a one, two or three-day course where you will learn the traditional skill of carving stone.

These courses are suitable for complete beginners as you will be able to work at your own pace with individual tuition.

7 June one-day taster: £70

8-9 June three-day course: £120

8-10 July three-day course: £180

(prices incl. all materials and light refreshments on each day)

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £70.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 07761 999522
Suitability
This event is for adults (age 18 and over)
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Pass through visitor reception to be directed to the event area.
What to bring and wear
Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dusty and sturdy outdoor footwear.
Accessibility
Those with limited mobility may find aspects of this event challenging. If you would like to discuss your individual needs further please get in touch.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
7 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available
8 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available
9 June 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available
8 July 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available
9 July 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available
10 July 2019 09:30 - 16:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Amerton Arts
Email
sculpturecourses@gmail.com
Telephone
Call 07761 999522

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Sat 01 Jun 2019
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide for an 'in focus' photography workshop while walking in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.

Stone Carving 1-3 Day Courses

Fri 07 Jun 2019
09:30-16:30
Bring home your own piece of Shugborough inspired sculpture after learning basic stone carving techniques on a one, two or three-day course.

Garden Discovery Tour

Wed 19 Jun 2019
11:00-12:30
Discover what makes Shugborough's gardens so special.

Pole Lathe Bowl Turning

Thu 27 Jun 2019
09:30-16:30
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Beginner's Photography Walk

Sat 06 Jul 2019
11:00-12:30
Join a volunteer expert guide and walk in the footsteps of famous 60's photographer, Patrick Lichfield.