HERITAGE CRAFT WORKSHOPS

2024

Saturday 13 April – Wood carving

Friday 11 May – Calligraphy

Friday 6 September – Stone carving

 Still to come – Glass and Felting

Saturday 11 May  10.00 – 13.00

Craft: Calligraphy

Leader: Jane Jenkins

Cost: £40

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. Venue: Parish Hall

 

Friday 6 September 10.00 – 16.00

Craft: Stone carving

Leader: Alan Micklethwaite

Cost: £85

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.

Over the past two decades Alan Micklethwaite has established his reputation as one of the country’s finest stone carvers. His diverse portfolio, featuring both contemporary and traditional figurative work, demonstrates an intuitive understanding of materials and techniques.

Be inspired by the carvings around the Minster and create your own piece of stone sculpture. Alan will teach and guide you through all the techniques needed to carve a pattern of your choice into a block of Tadcaster limestone to take away with you. All tools and materials provided, no previous experience needed.