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October Carving Weekends

Posted by natasha smith on Monday, September 28, 2020,
More weekend courses running this October which is soon at my rustic workshop in Ancrum. Prepare for a meditative fulfilling creative time in the wilds of the Borders. Spaces available on these exclusive courses limited to 2 people for maximum safety in a time of Covid. But here at least you can forget about it for 2 days as you tap away at your stone.
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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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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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