Woodcarving



Introduction to Pyrography

Bret Collier

In this class you will be introduced to the wonderful art of pyrography (wood burning). You will learn all the basics of wood burning, from the different tips of your wood burning tool, to how to transfer your design onto the wood.

  • Location: AFS, 51 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY
  • Tuition:
         Members: $85
         Non-members: $105
  • Materials: $30
  • Total course cost due at registration time: $115 (members)         $135 (nonmembers)
  • Course Length: 1 Day

Sessions:

1840-0122 This offering has already met      Fri January 22, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

1840-0416 This offering has already met      Fri April 16, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

1840-0723 This offering has already met      Fri July 23, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

1840-1022    This session has been cancelled
      Fri October 22, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

1840-1203    This offering is full - add me to the waiting list      Fri December 3, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm




Carving a Peace Board

Dennis Wilson

It is good to remind ourselves of the importance of PEACE in our lives. In this class, each student will receive three boards, each with either the word PEACE, SHALOM, or SALAM written on it and accompanied by a border design. Students may use different lettering styles to carve each board. This class is for the intermediate or advanced carver.

  • Location: AFS, 51 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY
  • Tuition:
         Members: $170
         Non-members: $210
  • Materials: $50
  • Total course cost due at registration time: $220 (members)         $260 (nonmembers)
  • Course Length: 2 Days

Sessions:

1792-1120    Add registration to shopping cart

      Sat November 20, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
      Sun November 21, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm




Chip Carved Ornaments or Coasters

Dennis Wilson

Using traditional chip carving with small knives, students will carve attractive, intricate patterns into 4" basswood disks, stars or squares that can be used as either Christmas tree ornaments or coasters. All students will receive and carve a basswood board with practice designs and then use the same designs to carve into the ornaments or coasters. Decorate your own tree or give as a holiday gift! This class is for intermediate or advanced carvers.

  • Location: AFS, 51 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY
  • Tuition:
         Members: $170
         Non-members: $210
  • Materials: $50
  • Total course cost due at registration time: $220 (members)         $260 (nonmembers)
  • Course Length: 2 Days

Sessions:

1791-1211    Add registration to shopping cart

      Sat December 11, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
      Sun December 12, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm