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morley college profile who offer Wood Carving courses  in the UK
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We have provided the best in adult education for nearly 125 years and have a distinguished association with foremost figures in the artistic world.

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The steps before you go out into the big world

This class is hard and fast from the get go. Homework, learning, getting your fi...more

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A two evening taster course to get the feel for wood carving. Students will be able to explore and discover the properties of wood. They will learn how to use hand tools, and be guided in the use of power tools. The course will cover some basic techniques, and students can expect to complete a sample or samples...more

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working men's college profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

Our full-time and part-time Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Fashion or Media prepare you for further study at university. Aged 16+

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(4.5)
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Great course, great value!

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This course has been designed for both beginners and intermediates alike and builds up skills from chip carving to low relief carving to how to carve in three dimensions (3D, ‘in the round’) working primarily on one block of timber. You will draw and cut your own designs, learn to make useful household objects...more

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city lit profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

City Lit - where London learns

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Outstanding teaching!!

The biggest appeal of the Access Course to me was the speed of it. I didn’t want...more

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Carve your own sculpture in stone or wood. Gain an understanding of the different tools, carving methods and qualities of wood and...more

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mary ward centre profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

Friendly, Adult Education Centre in the heart of London. From Yoga to Excel, enjoy a wide range of affordable part-time courses at times to suit you.

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Introduction to Diet and Nutrition part 1

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This course is suitable for people of all levels of experience who have an interest in sculpture and want to learn how to carve with stone and wood. The course offers a formal introduction to all basic techniques materials and processes of carving in soft stone and wood. Healthy and safe working practices...more

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heatherleys school of fine art profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK
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Heatherley’s is the oldest independent art school in London with a strong focus on portraiture, figurative painting and sculpture.

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The course is fantastic

3 and a half days a week. After Art College in the 70's. This place has been ver...more

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This course incorporates the techniques and skills of engraving and printing from traditional end grain wood blocks from lemon and box wood. You will also have the opportunity to apply the same skills to the engraving of modern inexpensive polymer plastic alternatives. Prints will be made by hand burnishing...more

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west dean college profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

At West Dean College, all programmes are taught by practicing professionals, who are internationally renowned in their respective fields.

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After learning about timber and the use of hand tools, practise carving exercises to develop your hand skills before you embark on a relief-carving project based on natural forms....more

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south thames college profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification
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Fantastic Indian Cooking class!

Really really great class! Kally is SUPER friendly, organised and a great alroun...more

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Explore carving and sculpture using different materials of your choice and varieties of wood and stone. You'll also cover aspects of metal artwork and the setting and embedding of semi-precious...more

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adult education college bexley profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

Courses for LIFE, LEISURE and WORK. Part-time, day, evening and weekend courses from Accounts to Zumba. Find out what you could do...

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Experienced woodcarvers will learn how to make a verre eglomise panel and beginners will make a flower. Techniques used include: making a maquette in clay using a scallop shell as a model, casting the model in plaster of Paris and using the plaster cast as the maquette to carve into the...more

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truro and penwith college profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification
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Energising and relaxing

The instructors are knowledgable and encouraging. I am a complete novice, but fe...more

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Find out how to use different types of wood to produce works of art in 3D or relief, based on drawings transferred to wood. Students will need to source timber advice will be given from the tutor....more

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somerset skills & learning profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award
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Brilliant Lino printing

I attended a fantastic lino printing workshop with tutor Virginia and 8 other st...more

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New learners will be taught the basics of woodcarving, the correct way to hold tools and the thought processes needed to visualise a design. Inspiration will be gained from books and by using the Internet, as well as looking at the work of established carvers. Returning learners will have the opportunity to...more

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the cass profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

The Cass is for everyone!

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Luscious Lampshades!

I have just completed this 3 day course in how to make a proper, stitched (not a...more

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This 4 week course is designed to give beginners the skills and opportunity to become confident carvers. Course aims and benefits: During this course, students will take sequential steps and learn the methods and techniques that are required to carve and understand the nature of wood. Those steps...more

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aspire sussex limited profile who offer Wood Carving courses In the UK No Qualification

There's never been a better time to join one of our exciting Adult Education courses available in a range of locations across West Sussex!

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B0929CC: To teach both beginners the skills required to create relief carvings (2D) and carvings in the round (3D), and for the more experienced it will be to improve their skills and learn new techniques. . The course will cover the tools and techniques used in carving and some timber technology. You will carve...more

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Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts

Over this five week masterclass, Mark will teach you basic woodcarving techniques and skills to sharpen and maintain tools. By the end of the five weeks you will also have created your own unique wood sculpture to take home....more

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Community Learning at Sir Robert Pattinson Academy
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Best course

Fantastic mix of theory and practical. As a teacher I think the course is excell...more

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This course is suitable for beginners or those who have little or no experience and covers all types of carving in an informal setting, from simple chip carving through low and high relief to 3D sculpture.  Carvers progress at their own pace on their chosen projects in a very friendly atmosphere.  You...more

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Essex County Council
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Learn a language whilst having fun

this is a really good course for those who have no knowledge of Spanish at all. ...more

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A practical course suitable for beginners and those with some previous experience which will introduce beginners to the traditional tools, materials and techniques of woodcarving and develop techniques to design and create beautiful carved...more

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Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award
£6,800

This comprehensive, three-year course will prepare you for a fulfilling career as a professional wood-carver. Whether your ambition is to create new work in historic contexts or to restore sculpture and ornament, your aesthetic and historical knowledge will be as important as your manual skills. In...more

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Castle Street Centre
£100

This course enables you to gain appreciation and satisfaction of working with and handling wood. To handle and use carving tools in a safe way, gaining confidence in their use and tackling any carving project you may wish to undertake. I would expect a beginner to be in a position at the end of the course to...more

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Ardington School of Crafts
£150

Wood engraving produces prints of great detail and refinement, with a large tonal range, unlike the more common method of creating woodcuts. This two-day course will introduce beginners to all the basic tools and techniques of wood engraving. Reference books, a set of tools for each student, end-grain practice...more

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Northamptonshire County Council, Adult Learning Service

a) Safely handle wood carving tools b) Select appropriate carving chisels c) Design carving subject d) Mark out your design on wood. e) Apply wood carving techniques to project...more

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Have an interest in wooden sculptors or ornaments and possess an arty eye?  Feel that maybe wood carving is something you can try your hand at? Well if you think you could be more of a whizz with wood than ‘Handy Andy’ off Changing Rooms with...

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If you ever needed inspiration to go on a wood carving course, you’ll find it here. In fact, it’s hard to not want to pick up your tools looking at these eleven carvings. Got the urge to have a go? We’ve got it covered! Chisel your way to the top...