Ornamental Woodcarving

Subject: Carving
Dates: 13 May 2019 - 17 May 2019
Time: 10:30 - 17:30
Location: Bow Road Studios
Tutor: Adam Williamson
Full price
£ 385

Have you ever been intrigued by a beautiful wood carving and wondered what it would be like to make one yourself? Now's your chance to learn all about the specialist tools and techniques involved in woodcarving, from how to sharpen the various chisels and knives to identifying the different woods available, as well as planning and undertaking sculptural or ornamental carving. We will also take a look at surface finishes and power tools.

At the end of the course, everyone will have a least one finished carving to take home with them.

What should I bring?

Please wear comfortable clothes and closed toe shoes. All materials will be provided on this course.

Who is this for?

All levels of ability and experience welcome.

What days do I attend?

Monday - Friday

Where will this course take place?

Studio DG1, Bow Arts Lane, Bow Road Studios, 183 Bow Rd, London E3 2SJ

Click here for a map.

Do you offer concessions?

Yes, we offer concessions for full-time students and OAPs.

To receive a concession, please apply via our online form.

What if I need to cancel or change my booking?

You can view our policy here.

By booking this course, you agree to our terms and conditions. Click to view.

Tutor biography

Adam Williamson

Adam Williamson is an award-winning sculptor and skilled stone and wood carver. He has undertaken carving commissions for HRH The Prince of Wales, Oxford University, Shakespeare's Globe London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, Pakistan Embassy, British Council, Foreign Office in Vienna and London Zoo.