Michael has been teaching wood carving for over 35 years and holds wood carving courses at his studio in Austrey, Warwickshire. He is keen to share his extensive knowledge of his craft with those wishing to ensure the carvers art stays alive for future generations. His philosophy is " With patience and determination anyone can carve as long as they are encouraged and shown the correct techniques".

Mike Painter - Studio

WOOD CARVING TUITION IN FULLY EQUIPPED CARVERS STUDIO

Two day and one day course - 4 people maximum.
Close individual tuition - you choose your own project with Mike's help and advice.
Help and tuition given in the correct choice of chisels and sharpening.
Complete beginners to advanced carvers - everyone is welcome!
Cold lunch provided (on two day course only).

One day class - 6 people maximum.
For the carver who wants to make a more regular commitment but still stay within a small group.
This will run every Wednesday, you choose how many Wednesdays each month you do, it could be one or all four!
Complete beginners to advanced carvers.

Thursday morning - thursday afternoon - 8 people maximum.
Designed for the carver who wants regular carving tuition each week.
Each session is 3 hours.

Wednesday/Thursday evening - 8 people maximum.
Designed for the carver who wants regular carving tuition each week.
Each session is 3 hours.

All equipment, chisels, mallets, clamps etc., are provided.

INSTRUCTIONAL DVD's ON WOODCARVING BY MIKE PAINTER

Getting Started In Woodcarving


Carving The Human Head


THESE DVD'S ARE AVAILABLE TO BUY DIRECT FROM MIKE PAINTER

Getting Started In Woodcarving - 13.50 + postage & packing.
Carving The Human Head - 13.50 + postage & packing.

To order please email info@mikepainter.co.uk or telephone 01827 830133

 

LECTURES AND PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATIONS IN WOODCARVING

Michael is able to offer lectures on;

Traditional figure carving - highlighting the work of Michelangelo.

A History of woodcarving - highlighting the work of Grindling Gibbons.

The work of a Master Carver - an insight into Mike's life and works.

For information on tuition or lectures please
Telephone: 01827 830133 or Email: info@mikepainter.co.uk

 


Michael Painter A.R.B.S.
Well Cottage, 14 Main Road, Austrey, Nr Atherstone, Warwickshire, CV9 3EH.
Tel: 01827 830133 Email: info@mikepainter.co.uk
www.mikepainter.co.uk