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Dare to Dream

Posted by natasha smith on Wednesday, June 10, 2020,
Lettering courses planned for august and September. Saturdays and Sundays at my atmospheric workshop in ancrum. See the courses page for more details of dates. I am preparing a PDF for you to get details of what to expect. Strictly limited to 2 maximum for social distancing  - hope to see some of you in the late summer. Prepare to get down and dusty!
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Monday Stone Carving Days

Posted by natasha smith on Wednesday, February 26, 2020,
On 23, and 30 March I have one-day workshops which are an opportunity to have lots of tuition in lettering and carving. Each day is a stand alone but you may be bitten by the bug and compelled to return. 
As always a tasty home-made soup, bread, cakes and coffee is included in the price as well of course as the stone and use of tools
Why not treat yourself to what is a surprisingly relaxing activity. The soothing tap of chisel on stone and the immense satisfaction of piece of hand-made work you...
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Lettering Course this Sunday, Monday- 28th 29th August.

Posted by natasha smith on Wednesday, August 24, 2016,
This course is now fully booked ! There are more dates coming up in the Autumn and a new venue. Courses will be held in Jedburgh at Igneous Stone Surfaces . This will have the added advantage of wonderful slates to choose from and an award winning cafe next door. I will keep you posted. In the meantime a photo of an entirely different lettering project which I did with children in Kenya this summer.
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New for 2016, Lettering courses!

Posted by natasha smith on Saturday, May 7, 2016,
At last you have the opportunity to come to bonny Ancrum and learn lettering with me in my rural workshop. I have set aside 2 dates initially for 2 , 2day courses in beginners lettering. The dates are 29th/30th May and 25th/26th June. 
Each course costs £120 per person and includes refreshments, lunch and materials and use of tools. 
Every time I have my open studio I get asked to do these, finally I am !
If you are interested please get in contact. Numbers are strictly limited to 8 people per ...
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weekend successes, Thank you!

Posted by natasha smith on Friday, September 13, 2013,
Thanks to all of you who came to my dusty open workshop at the weekend, struggling down a potholed track to be rewarded by rock-cakes, stone carvings and a beautiful view of Rubers Law my local (extinct) volcano.
The following weekend "Meet Your Maker" at Hawick Textile Towerhouse was also a great success. 
I had quite a few people keen to have a shot of letter cutting, so much so that I am thinking of running a taster course in carving in the Spring! watch this space.
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