Traditional Carving

Presented by Veronica Sexton

This is a great way to learn some of the basics of wood carving under the guidance and tuition of the incredibly talented Ronnie Sexton. Ronnie graduated in carving and guilding in 1994 at the London School of Art. She won the coveted ‘William Wheeler’ prize for outstanding work and was part of a selected group of artisans chosen to work on the five year restoration of ‘Windsor Castle’ which had been damaged by fire.

This is a 4 day carving course which runs over 4 Sundays.You will be introduced to all the fundamentals of carving that will enable you to get started included sharpening, care and maintenance of carving chisels, tool choices, transferring designs onto timber, the correct sequence of steps required to produce any 3D carving design, tool control and how to apply a basic oil and wax finish.


Instructor
Veronica Sexton

Cost
4 DAY INSTENSIVE COURSE
$550 - 4 Day Intensive (Inclusive of GST)
Wood and tools are provided

When
4th, 11th, 12th & 25th February
10:00am to 5:00pm

Duration
4 classes Term 1 2017

Location
Melbourne Guild of Fine Woodworking.
14 Cottage St, Blackburn


TO REGISTER PlEASE EMAIL:ronnie@woodhengecarvings.com