Draw and carve a pierced geometric rosette.
Carve your own rosette over one weekend.
All equipment & materials included.
Open to all abilities.
This is a special session focused on Moroccan rosette carving using 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:||16&17th December 2023|
|Saturday & Sunday||10.30am – 4.30pm|