Beginners Stone Carving
Alex Lopez

  • Time: 3:00 - 5:00pm
  • Duration: 6 weeks / 12 Hours
  • Day/s: Wednesday
  • Course Fee: Full Price: £168 Concession: £151.20
  • Course Starts: 15/05/2019
  • Course Ends: 19/06/2019

Course Full!

Taking place in ESW’s outdoor courtyard this new afternoon class will introduce you to tools and basic carving techniques. You will develop a clay maquette to work from and use carving tools to employ reductive methods to sculpt in limestone. The course will also cover finishing and presentation of pieces.

Who teaches it?

  • Alex Lopez
  • Graduated from the School of Fine Art, Neuquen, Argentina
  • Degree in Art History from Edinburgh University
  • Worked with Jorge Michelotti
  • Exhibited widely in Argentina, Portugal, Greece and Scotland and made several public art commissions
  • Studio Holder at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop