Course Details & Booking

15 & 16th June 2024

Saturday & Sunday
10.30am - 4.30pm

Course Fee £140

Plaster carved Rosette

Bow Arts Trust, 183 Bow Rd, London E3 2SJ

Public transport:
Bow Road Underground (District + Hammersmith & City line) is a 6 minute walk from the studio, Bow Church DLR is 3 min walk.

All equipment & materials included.

Terms & Conditions:
Refundable if 5 weeks notice of cancellation given.


    Please use the form below to register your interest or for any queries you may have regarding this study trip.

    Plaster carved Rosette  

    Places available: 15 & 16th June 2024

    Carve your own rosette over one weekend.
    Limited places.
    Booking essential.
    All equipment & materials included. 

    Open to all abilities.


    This is a special session focused on traditional tools and techniques.

    Learn about the various traditional plaster carving techniques used in Islamic cultures.

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

    Experience one of the most satisfying carving processes and complete a star pattern of your choice. This is a unique opportunity to experience plaster carving with a practicing sculptor in his studio. The patterns used for the intro exercises will focus on the geometric and biomorphic patterns and techniques of the Islamic lands but final projects can draw on a multitude of tradition designs.

    Participants will practice relief & piercing carving techniques and receive an introduction to plaster casting and mold making.

    Course Date:23 & 24th March 2024
    Saturday & Sunday10.30am – 4.30pm

    Alternative payment options here