Pendant Carving | Lapidary Experience Day

1-Day Discovery Course

All tutors work are professional jewellers or are jewellery trade specialists who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.


Course Description

A unique and creative course, learning how to carve a stone such as agate, labradorite, quartz or similar minerals into a simple beautiful and unique pendant and to finish your work, your stone pendant will be drilled so that you can hang it on a chain. All stones/materials are included in the course fee.


With tutor guidance you'll choose a stone and discuss your design with the tutor who'll guide the possibilities for an achievable design on the day. Some Ideas that pendants can be shaped into are hearts, donuts, fang/tooth, bones, swirl/droplet etc. 

This course offers the perfect opportunity for you to obtain tuition from a highly experienced Lapidarist and Jeweller who specialises in Stone/Mineral carving.

Course content includes;

  • Design and Stone selection

  • Marking out designs

  • Equipment use for Cutting, Lapping & Shaping

  • Hole Drilling

  • Polishing your finished pendant

  • Critical Health & Safety Tuition: Equipment and personal protection.

it is inevitable that some dust particles will be in the air during this course, therefore anyone with a medical condition who could be affected by this is advised to consult their doctor before attending.


This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to try stone carving, no previous experience is required.

An excellent introduction to lapidary skills, where you will obtain carving methods and be introduced to the essential equipment required for continuing stone carving after the course.


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Course Fee and Course Date

More information

About the course Fee

A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor. because, it’s their experience and expertise that you are paying for.


In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee. 

Vat is not pplicable

What is the course fee?

Select your tutor / course location option from the table below to see what your course fee is.


Course fee's quoted are subject to tutor availability.


Why are course fee's different?

Because the course fee is mainly determined by each individual tutor's day rate. 

What is the course date?

The course date is for you to decide, subject to tutor availability.


Simply inquire about a couple of preferred course date options and I will check the tutor availability for you.

About Course Materials

For this course all materials/ stone is included.

Course Location
Tutors & Course Fee
Tutor Experience

West Sussex

Sanni F

One-to-one tuition | £370 Vat n/a

Materials included.

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Booking Information


Payment terms

Payment is required in advance by BACS Bank Transfer. Some courses may be eligible to pay in installments, please ask if this is of interest to you.


Booking Terms

  • Once you have booked a cancellation fee of £75 will be deducted from your refund if you cancel your course up to and including 14 days prior to the start of the course once your payment has been received.


  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the course date are not eligible for a refund, however you may re-arrange your course for one other date if you wish. 


  • Should we need to cancel your course due to unforeseen circumstances your course fee will be refunded in full.


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