Letter Carving in Stone

Old Chapel Farm
In Llanidloes (Wales)

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Important information

Typology Course
Location Llanidloes (Wales)
Duration 2 Days
  • Course
  • Llanidloes (Wales)
  • Duration:
    2 Days


Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Old Chapel Farm, Tylwch, SY186JR, Powys, Wales
Starts On request
Old Chapel Farm, Tylwch, SY186JR, Powys, Wales

Course programme

24th - 25th July 2010

TUTOR John Neilson - one of the leading professional letter carvers in the UK

A hands on introduction to carving letters which will also touch on aspects of letter design for stone. Participants will carve a word of their own design. We will also look at the background of the craft, and examples of work by present day practitioners. All tools, materials and safety equipment will be provided.

Teaching 10 am Saturday - 4 pm Sunday

Course fee: £170 will include lunches

Accommodation £70 in shared yurts. All food included from Friday supper 7pm Till Sunday 4 pm. Free yurt space on Sun night if required. Pillows and sheets provided but please bring your own duvet or sleeping bag.