Time & Location
Jan 11, 2024, 1:00 PM – Feb 29, 2024, 1:00 PM
Lexington, 130 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421, USA
About the Class or Event
8 Thursdays, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Begins January 11, In Studio
All Skill Levels
Class: $290 (Log in for membership discount prices)
Materials Fee: $5
Do you want a songbird of your own? In this class, you will learn to make a chickadee by hand from renowned woodcarver Jane Layton. You will learn new skills in carving, texturing, and painting that result in a beautiful little bird that looks real.
Safe use of hand tools will be emphasized in this class as well.
There are no prerequisites other than to come with enthusiasm and the ability to grasp and manipulate knives and gouges.
A $5 material kit containing a cut out of the bird, eyes, and a diagram will be provided. Students may reimburse the instructor at the start of class.
About the instructor:
Jane Layton loves creating art from wood. Her areas of focus are mainly bird carving and bowl turning. She often perches a bird on the rim of a bowl so she can enjoy both disciplines. Jane has won many awards for her bird carvings. Her birds are in public and private collections worldwide.
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