Class description for Saturday and Sunday Seminar:
This will be a two-day beginner Seminar in chip carving. Saturday will be a practice board where you will learn how to hold the chip carving knife and will learn the basic three corner chip, longer chips used to make fans, thirteen borders based on the three corner chip with added embellishments, the oval chip as well as the cuts necessary to make four rosettes. Sunday you may choose a simple project, learn to transfer the pattern, and complete the project. There will be many demonstrations as well as one-on-one instruction. The only tool needed is a sharp chip carving knife.
Cost: $80 for the two days. The practice board is included in the class fee. The project will be from $2 - $15, depending on the project chosen.