Introduction to Woodcarving


Do you appreciate the beauty and flowing lines of a woodcarving? If so, this one-day Introduction to woodcarving class is for you. Under the expert guidance of Steve, you will learn basic woodcarving techniques and create your own relief woodcarving. With no experience necessary, the class is perfect for those wanting to try something new.

IMPORTANT:  All tools and materials are supplied. Due to the use of sharp tools during the class, sturdy boots or shoes should be worn.

Code: AHC221
Time: 10:00-16:00
Start: 05/11/2021
Day: Friday
Price: £85.00
Duration: 1 Day
Type: Campus

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Tutor: Steve Ryan, BA (Hons)

Stephen Ryan, from Green Woodwork Ireland, is based in the heart of Belfast’s Lagan Valley. His range of traditional woodcraft products include furniture, carvings, kitchenware, gift items, and other bespoke creations. With inspiration taken from traditional Irish life, each piece is carved by hand, using locally sourced hardwoods, and traditional handtools. The wood is shaped while it is still fresh. When dried the pieces are either left natural or completed with natural oils and waxes, giving each piece individuality and tactile touch. Stephen has a First-Class Honours Degree in Furniture Design and is a member of the Heritage Crafts Association and the Association of Pole Lathe Turners, Green Woodworkers and Associated Crafts.

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