Tate Britain Course

Introduction to Stone Carving

Dame Barbara Hepworth, ‘Oval Sculpture (No. 2)’ 1943, cast 1958
Dame Barbara Hepworth, Oval Sculpture (No. 2) 1943, cast 1958. Tate. © Bowness

Led by stone carving expert and tutor Simon Keeley, this one-day beginner’s workshop gives you the opportunity to explore and try out Barbara Hepworth's stone carving techniques. Using Bath limestone, a material that would have been available to Hepworth, you will carve your own single form to take away with you. All materials and entry to Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World are included.

Tate Britain

London SW1P 4RG
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4–5 July 2015

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