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Learn about stone carving and carve your unique creation from stone

3.5 hours initiation with Wayne

Knowledge in stone carving

Your unique creation carved from stone

95,00 £

par personne

L'atelier en détail

  • 3h30
  • 3 à 10 participants
  • 15 ans min.
  • Step into a world of artistic expression as you join Wayne, a master of stone carving, in his captivating workshop. Discover the ancient craft of transforming raw stone into personalised works of art, guided by Wayne's expertise and passion.

    Under Wayne's skilled guidance, you'll delve into the art of stone carving. Learn the time-honoured techniques, from selecting the perfect stone to wielding the hammer and chisel with precision. Feel the weight of the tools in your hands as you unleash your creative potential on the enduring beauty of stone.

    Immerse yourself in the creative process as you sketch your vision onto paper. Let your imagination run wild as you capture the shape and form of your desired creation. Wayne encourages you to embrace your unique artistic vision and bring it to life through the ancient art of stone carving.

    With hammer in hand and chisel at your side, you'll embark on a transformative journey. Experience the tactile joy of sculpting as you shape the stone, guided by Wayne's expert eye and practical advice. Witness the gradual emergence of your creation, each chisel stroke bringing you closer to its final form.

    As you work alongside fellow participants, you'll be inspired by their creativity and forge new connections within the artistic community. Wayne's workshop is a haven of shared passion and artistic exploration, where each participant is encouraged to push the boundaries of their craft.

    At the end of the workshop, you'll leave not only with newfound knowledge and skills but also with a tangible reminder of your artistic journey—a unique creation carved from stone. A testament to your dedication and the transformative power of artistic expression.

    Lieu de l'atelier

    L’atelier est facilement accessible en transport en commun.

    Ce lieu est accessible aux personnes à mobilité réduite.

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    Wecandoo - Rencontrez Wayne H.

    Rencontrez Wayne H.

    Lettercarver and sculptor

    Step into the captivating world of Wayne, whose passion for the art of letters knows no bounds. With a background in graphic design and a specialisation in typography from the University of Reading, this talented individual brings a fresh perspective to the realm of three-dimensional creations.

    Drawing inspiration from the ancient craft of stone letter carving, Wayne honed his skills under the tutelage of the renowned Pip Hall, dedicating three years to perfecting this unique art form. Venturing even further, a transformative journey to Italy led to a newfound expertise in wood carving, adding another layer of depth to his repertoire.

    Embracing his boundless creativity, Wayne has embarked on numerous public art projects, leaving his indelible mark on esteemed landmarks such as Norwich Cathedral and Westminster Abbey. 

    But Wayne's passion extends beyond his remarkable creations. As an esteemed educator, he shares his knowledge and expertise as a Type Design professor at the University of Reading.

    The artistic prowess of our featured artisan has not gone unnoticed, as evidenced by his accolades. A true testament to his unwavering dedication, Wayne has been bestowed with the prestigious Craft & Design Magazine's Gold Award in Specialist Media, a well-deserved recognition of his outstanding craftsmanship. Furthermore, he has earned the esteemed title of Craft Maker of the Year.

    Within the enchanting confines of the Warren Park Heritage Craft Centre, Wayne's atelier thrives. Here, surrounded by fellow makers and artisans, he immerses himself in the tranquil atmosphere that fuels his creative spirit.

    Calm, precise, and exuding a warm personality, Wayne is a true embodiment of artistic finesse.

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    95,00 £

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