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Introduction to Chip Carving with Dennis Wilson. #1456-0112.

January 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on January 13, 2019 at 9:00 am

$23. – $210.

This course will introduce students to the traditional craft of chip carving – a type of woodcarving in which a small knife is used to incise decorative floral and geometric designs into basswood or butternut. The design is created by the removal of small pieces (chips) of the wood. Chip carving is an ancient, traditional craft. Chip carved plates, jewelry and keepsake boxes, trays, breadboards, furniture and other items can make wonderful gifts and also decorate the home with traditional motifs. Some previous carving experience is helpful, but not necessary.

NOTE: Chip carving knives will be supplied by the school. Students wishing to purchase a chip carving knife should do so from either mychipcarving.com or chipcarving.com. An Introductory Chip Carving book may be helpful, as well.

Details

Date:
January 12
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$23. – $210.
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.adirondackfolkschool.org

Organizer

Adirondack Folk School
Phone:
518-696-2400
Email:
info@adirondackfolkschool.org
Website:
www.adirondackfolkschool.org

Venue

Adirondack Folk School
51 Main Street
Lake Luzerne,NY12846United States
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Phone:
518-696-2400
Website:
www.adirondackfolkschool.org