An introduction to carving


Carving is an expression of our cultural identity. Learn how to safely master some of the basic techniques, tools and equipment of te toi whakario.
This workshop is designed for the novice and is not a master class in carving. Come and develop another means to express yourself.
You will be introduced to the techniques of low relief and sunk relief and will use both modern and traditional tools and techniques to shape material. Reference will be made to appropriate materials that can be used along with suitable finishing techniques.
The intention is that you will complete a simple piece of artwork within the set time period by turning one of your own drawings into tangible form..

All workshops start at 9:30am and finish at 2:30pm (unless by agreement); bring your own lunch

Discount for multiple orders:
2-4 people or workshops booked 15% Off

Discount is added automatically at Cart page.


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Cancellation policy: 1week notice = full refund; less than 2days = 50% refund; less than 24hours = no refund