Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Discover the Art of Carving Alabaster at the Carving Studio & Sculpture Center Workshop

 

 

 

 

 

 

Courtesy The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center

Saturday, Feb. 24 – Sunday, Feb. 25 at 9 a.m.—WEST RUTLAND—The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center (CSSC), 636 Marble Street, West Rutland is holding an upcoming workshop on carving alabaster. Led by sculptor Nora Valdez, this workshop offers participants an opportunity to explore the ancient art of stone .

Alabaster, known for its ease of carving and beauty, will be the focus of the workshop. Participants will learn the art of direct carving and three-dimensional thinking, discovering how to bring their imagined shapes to life through the tactile process of carving. Whether beginners or experienced sculptors, attendees will be guided through the process of planning, shaping, and refining their creations using traditional hand-carving techniques and safety practices.

Participants can choose to attend one or both days of the workshop, with fees set at $195 for one day and $350 for both days.

For over 35 years, the Carving Studio & Sculpture Center (CSSC) has been a leading institution in sculptural education, offering workshops, residencies, and exhibitions in a wide range of media.

For registration and more information, visit: www.carvingstudio.org or contact the Carving Studio & Sculpture Center at info@carvingstudio.org or 802-438-2097.


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The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center is hosting a workshop on carving alabaster from February 24-25, led by sculptor Nora Valdez, aimed at beginners and experienced sculptors, with fees of $195 for one day and $350 for both days.

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