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Sweeting Workshop Brighton

West Dean College

Skelton Workshops

Sweeting Workshops
I teach Sculpture and Lettercarving from my studio, pictured here in Brighton. One to one tuition is available or there are regular classes for small groups (4 max).

Courses include: Sculpture, Relief Carving and Lettercarving in stone
Course content includes:
- maquette making in clay and plaster
- drawing out ideas on paper/stone
- use of tools and stone carving techniques
- health and safety.

The studio is set in a garden full of sculptural plant forms, offering inspiration for botanical carving, focus on plants, natural forms and figurative work. Courses can be tailored to individual and group needs, catering for all abilities over long or short periods.
Individual tuition is £20 per hour per person and £30 per hour at weekends.
Courses and one off sessions are available by arrangement. No experience is necessary and all students will be helped to plan and draw out their ideas.

The studio space is for hire on an hourly basis (untutored). Tools and stone can be provided at an extra cost.

Gift vouchers are available.

Contact me for more details.
Phone me on 01273 553767 or 07411 099837 or email for further details.

West Dean College
Please check Edward James Foundation / West Dean College website
for specific details. Courses in 'Botanical Relief Carving' and 'Seeds Trees and Leaves' are offered regularly throughout the year. There are also one off Gift Days available.

Relief Carving in stone/plant forms
11th - 13th March 2016. Further dates to be announced

Birdbaths, bowls and troughs
Dates to be announced

West Dean College website

Ditchling Museum Workshop

Introduction to relief stone carving
Sunday 31st January 2016

Come and try your hand at relief carving or letter cutting in stone under the expert guidance of Jo Sweeting. Use the museum collection as a source of inspiration or bring your own designs. No experience necessary.

£40 (plus stone which will be approximately £10) & refreshments

Ditchling Museum website

Skelton Workshops
I have been a a teacher of sculpture and lettercarving at the Skelton Workshops in Ditchling, pictured, since 2007.

See Skelton website for further details.

3 day course at Skeltons Workshops
3 day course 1st to 3rd June 2016


© Jo Sweeting 2015