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Ongoing Woodcarving classes

The only woodcarving school for beginners in New York City

Where new woodcarvers are born every day!

Easy access by the LIRR, E and F express trains and R and M local trains - or Q23, Q60 and Q54 buses. View on Google Maps

Email us to inquire about class schedules, or call (718) 544-0265 for further details.


Woodcarving Sampler - A Taste of Woodcarving

No experience necessary - $200 for 1 two-hour session

A brief introduction to woodcarving. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided. Gift Certificates Available!

 


1. Woodcarving for Beginners

No experience necessary. Courses include instruction in low-relief and simple 3-Dimensional carving. Skills developed may provide you with a lifelong hobby, gift-giving or extra income. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided. Gift Certificates Available! $600 for 4 two-hour sessions.


2. High Relief and 3-D Carving

Continuation of Woodcarving 1, further developing woodcarving skills and project design. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions.


3. Lettering and Sign Carving

Learn sign making while carving a name plaque and house number for yourself. $500 for 4 two-hour sessions. Course requires a material and preparation charge of $100.


4. Tree Spirits or Walking Sticks

Learn to whittle with a knife. Major emphasis on facial proportions. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided.


5. Green, Recycled Carving

Create woodcarving by using reclaimed furniture and other selected branches and recycled wood. By using imagination and developing skill, you can create beautiful woodcarvings. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided.


6. Mirror and Clock

Design and carve a mirror and clock. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions. All carving materials and on-site use of tools and equipment will be provided.


7. Chip Carving

Apply simplified chip carving designs to decorate wooden boxes, furniture and other wooden objects. $500 for 4 two-hour sessions. Course requires a material and preparation charge of $100.


8. Love Spoons with Decorative Motifs - NEW

Learn to design and carve one-of-a-kind love spoons. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions.


9. Woodcarving in Portraiture - NEW

Learn to carve realistic likenesses in relief and 3-dimensions. Emphasis on facial proportions. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions.


10. Drawing and Patternmaking For Beginners - NEW

Beginner pencil drawing with emphasis on self-portrait, still life, and landscapes, as well as patternmaking for woodcarving designs. $400 for 4 two-hour sessions.

Skills developed in this course will give you a life-long pleasure in drawing. Materials included.


11. Independent Woodcarving Projects- NEW

Carve whatever your heart desires using your own tools and materials. Must have prior woodcarving experience. $400 for 4 sessions.


 

 

Come join the fun!!

Click here to inquire about class schedules, or call (718) 544-0265 for further details.

 

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