The stone carving blog is my mini journal about stone sculpture It ...
- Lets you know whenever any new stone carving web pages have been posted to this site.
- Keeps you up to date with the latest sculptures added in the sculpture gallery.
- Informs you on the latest online lessons added.
- Keeps you up to date with all the latest tools and techniques in stone sculpture.
Night classes are a good way to gain full knowledge about working in stone. Find out about the dates and times for the beginners and advanced classes.
This is a new piece I carved for a private customer, Titled " Two Swans, One Heart. It represents the love two sisters have for each other.
Hi everyone. Here are some new abstract pieces that I am now showing at Iron Ridge Sculpture Park from the 7th- 29th of March 2020 from 11 am-3 pm
corporate workshops that focuses on creativity and achievement at a high level through stone sculpture.
This newly completed work has just been featured in the Shed magazine.
Find out how to book a stone carving workshop for large events, community groups, and private functions, or enrol in an adult continuing education night class.
Hello everyone. This is my latest project for a client and friend. It is a Khanda water fountain. The Khanda is a symbol of the Sikh faith. Enjoy this video I made for it
Hi there fellow sculpters my name is graeme D and I'm from Victoria, Australia and I am brand new to this amazing hobby/lifestyle and thought I'd share
Understand the basics of stone carving from a simple piece to a fantastic garden sculpture. (A) Learn what to do, Where to set up and what you will need.(B) Take a night class or (C) book a workshop.
View the stone carving gallery of original works completed by artist and tutor Shaugn Briggs and the adult students who attended the advance stone sculpting course at Papanui High School.
People love outdoor garden sculptures that are hand carved and have a personal connection to their environment. Click to view the gallery of Oamaru stone sculptures created for recent clients.
Take sculpture lessons and learn how to carve stone through learnstonecarving.com, begin with a simple easy to do sculpture and then advance to more detailed work.
The sculptures for sale are a combination of original works and commissioned projects by artist Shaugn Briggs
Dealing with the Christchurch earthquake through sculpture. I carved this Sculpture at a time when Christchurch was experiencing so many earthquakes that it just seemed they would never end.
The sculpture is a scaled down version of the much larger original marble sculpture in Greece, but personally it was largest sculpture that I have undertaken. It stands at a height of 2 Meters and weighs over 2 ton.
Good Day, A beginner within the stone carvers world 11 months strong and loving every second of it. I couldnt find a job, and needed a career change bad.
I first started sculpting Oamaru stone as an extension to my other artwork; watercolour painting, photography and sketching. An opportunity arose for
“The artist and the eagle” Jeremy Dean Russell, born on June, 12th 1969 in Pueblo, Colorado to Benjamin E. and Carol A. Russell., was the newest addition
Looking for work.Cut dimensional stone mason & carver of elements of arcitecture ,restoration of heritage buildings & or new ones
Cut dimensional stone mason & carver.restoration of stone heritage buildings & or make new ones.Elements of architecture:from ashlars-green men , capitals
I recommend using a wooden mallet for carving Oamaru stone.
Woodworking chisels are perfectly fine for carving with Oamaru stone.
This is the best sealer that I could find on Amazon that I would consider to be suitible for Oamaru Stone
Scissor Lift Trolly
Mobile Tool Box
Although the tools below are sold through Amazon. They are the same as the stone carving tools that I personally recommend to my students for carving with Oamaru stone.
These benches are height adjustable which makes them perfect for stone carving. I own the Ryobi workbench and love it, but unfortunatlly it is only sold through Amazon's UK store for people that are wanting to buy it online.
Stanley: Surform Shaver
This is a must-have tool for shaping large areas of Oamaru stone
These are smaller files that are designed for the parts of your sculpture that are difficult to get at. They are also an essential set of tools
Crosscut Hand Saw
This type of crosscut hand saw is my recommendation for cutting Oamaru stone
A very handy saw. Mosty used for sawing after a hole after it has been drilled into the stone.