2-Day Introduction to Stone Carving Techniques (Lapidary)
All tutors work are professional jewellers or are jewellery trade specialists who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.
This course offers the perfect opportunity for you to obtain tuition from a highly experienced Lapidarist and Jeweller who specialises in Stone/Mineral carving.
An intensive two days of tuition where you will work on a simple achievable carving design that the tutor will help you develop for this course duration.
To cover the basic techniques, each tuition days needs to be eight hours
Course content includes;
Marking out designs
Lapping/Grinding & Shaping
Sanding & Polishing
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.
Course Fee and Course Date
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.