Intermediate Carving Techniques with Mary May0
Intermediate Carving Techniques: Mary May
In this 3 day class, you will go step by step to some interesting and more advanced carving techniques. You will start with a grape leaf and grape cluster design in relief, and then go on to carve a more advanced acanthus leaf. Finally, if time permits, we will carve a sign on a linenfold pattern with your choice of lettering.
About the Instructor
Mary May is a European trained professional woodcarver with 20 years of experience in carving a variety of decorative details including sculpture, decorative fireplace surrounds, architectural details, and period reproduction furniture. Mary offers classes in her home studio in Charleston, South Carolina and at a variety of other locations. She is an active member of the Society of American Period Furniture Makers and she teaches carving workshops at several of their regional locations. Mary was recently a guest on The Woodwright’s Show with Roy Underhill and she teaches at Roy’s school in Pittsboro, NC. Mary’s passion is to be able to share her knowledge of this art with anyone who has the desire to learn. www.marymaycarving.com