Thursday, November 21, 2013

Weekly Classes/Saturday Workshops/Private Lessons





       
Stone carving is an ancient activity where pieces of rough natural stone are shaped by the controlled removal of stone. Owing to the permanence of the material, evidence can be found that even the earliest societies indulged in some form of stone work. -Wikipedia

                          Stone Sculpture:       

  

I am currently looking for a new home for the stone carving classes ASAP, somewhere in the Cambridge/Belmont/Arlington/Watertown areas. If you know of anything please let me know.. -Thanks

Scott Cahaly                                           

                                                                   
www.cahaly.net                                             
/ all levels
Weekly  Classes       

  
a. - Monday Mornings 
      10:00 am - 1 / 10 sessions
  
-12 spots left

b. - Wed. Nights           
      7:00pm - 10   / 10 sessions

12 spots left





*(Semester starts beginning of October, please check back soon for exact dates or email stonecarvingdust@gmail.com)*



Come learn how to carve stone and participate in all parts of this fascinating ancient medium. You will be taught the whole process of stone carving from the beginning chisels, to the files and finishing process. Students are encouraged and aided in producing the type of work that interests them! More advanced students are aided in pursuing new creative directions or in revisiting current ones. Class discussion and demonstration accompany many peaceful hours of working and connecting with the stone. No previous experience required!  Tools are included for beginners, stone is an additional cost! Come participate in the magical medium of stone sculpture! Age Range: 16 + Class limit 12  


Single session Drop-ins Welcomed please email with date $62.00


  Stone Carving Saturdays 

October 27       - 12 spots left

November 22   - 12 spots left

December 20   - 12 spots left

9:30am-3:00pm        

                                 



One-day workshop for beginners and more experienced carvers! Hand-carving techniques and stone carving lore will be demonstrated and discussed. Use of the Studio’s tools and a modest (5-8) pound piece of alabaster are included in the fee. Discussions of safe studio practices and stone and tool sourcing help make this an excellent initiation to the craft of stone sculpture. A strong emphasis will be put on the act of looking into the rock for imagery! Students will emerge with a stone sculpture in progress. Bring a light lunch and some water.  
Ages 12+

$125  (register early!)  Class limit - 12

$88 byos (Bring Your Own Stone)

Click on menue, choose session then proceed to payment!


Saturday sessions
                                                          **Gift Certificates Available**




Private Stone Carving Lessons (Somerville)

Private lessons  for beginners and more experienced carvers! Hand-carving techniques and stone carving lore will be demonstrated and discussed.   Discussions of safe studio practices and stone and tool sourcing help make this an excellent initiation to the craft of stone sculpture. A strong emphasis will be put on the act of looking into the rock for imagery! Students will emerge with a stone sculpture in progress. Tools included, stone is an additional cost. 3 hour lessons. $115.00

*Please email stonecarvingdust@gmail to set up a time after registering via paypal link below..

4 comments:

  1. Scott is a wonderful artist and instructor. I've worked with him in private lessons & the group class, and Scott is always very supportive, open, and knowledgeable. He lets us develop our pieces at our own pace, and gives excellent critique / suggestions. If you want to learn how to carve stone, I highly recommend working with Scott Cahaly.

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