This is a carving class for anyone who would like to learn about Old World historic whittling from Sweden and wood carving from the German Alps. Learn some of the history of wood carving from Europe. You will be given instructions on how to use knives and gouges. Learn how to sharpen your tools. Learn how to choose a subject, find the proper local carving woods and do the figure lay out. You will also be shown how to whittle or carve and paint your figure carvings. Instructor was taught in Munich Germany & Bavarian Alps in 1971-2, and has been a commercial wood carver, designer, craftsman and sculptor for over 30 years.
For a required tools list and information call David Paul at 801-571-6095