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      Learn to carve wood with Chatterley Carvers

We are two groups of carvers with skills ranging from beginners to experienced who welcome anyone interested in learning or improving their wood carving skills

Locations:     Horam Village Hall, E. Sussex                          Tuesday           7-10pm

                      Bells Yew Green Village Hall, E. Sussex           Wednesday     7:30-9:30pm

Instructor:     Greta Chatterley    (City & Guilds qualified tutor)

                     Chisels and mallets supplied

Tuition in:     Cutting wood, Tool sharpening, Anatomical design, Letter cutting, Clay modelling (maquettes) & Safety

Topics aired over tea, coffee and biscuits include: wood identification, wood suppliers, project selection & planning, tool suppliers, wood carving work-rounds, woodcraft organizations & lectures, woodcraft shows & exhibitions, publications.

Telephone for details:   Horam group    01323 846085                       Bells Yew Green group    01892 610534

Links to carving sites:  Local carving news Sussex Woodcraft Society

Nathalie Bradley's  carving gallery  Carvability

Projects and advice Woodcarving Illustrated     Woodbeecarver   White Eagle Studios