Beginner Scandinavian Figure Carving

With Becky Lusk

Date: July 14 -15, 2018

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee:  $150.00

Scandinavian figure carving is notable for its flat planes and simplified design. We will start with a precut basswood blank and learn all the skills needed to shape it with a knife.  Students will be able to paint their carvings and take home their finished pieces.

Materials fee: (To be collected directly from students by instructor in class):  Each carving blank ranges from  $8 – $15, depending on size.

 

Becky Lusk is a third-generation folk artist and a Vesterheim Gold Medalist.  She has been carving since she was a teenager. Becky carves ale bowls, figures, relief scenes, acanthus, and dragonstyle pieces. She and her husband have a workshop near Coon Valley, Wisconsin.  Their website: http://www.luskscandiawoodworks.com/artists.htm

 

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