6102 Jefferson St NE, Suite D, Albuquerque NM 505-926-1693

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Hand Carving for Beginners

Hand Carving

November 2, 2020 @ 12:00 pm 4:00 pm


Carving is a time-honored skill, especially popular among the artisans of New Mexico. In this class you’ll learn basic carving grips, stances, and tool selection. You will also learn how to lay out and carve some basic shapes. We’ll also discuss some basic sharpening techniques and equipment, as well as things to look for when buying carving tools.

Bring any carving tools you already have; we will also supply tools for those who do not have their own. Wood is provided.

Cost: $59 + tax