ST103e15 Stone Carving
Location: Indianapolis Art Center
Room: Sculpture Studio
Aug 30-Dec 13, 2012
Meets 6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Level: All Levels
(Member Discount Available)
Status: This program has been canceled
Students will be introduced to different types of stone (igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic) and will use direct carving methods with sensitivity to the nature of the stone. Students will learn the procedures of shaping, refining and finishing their stone. Students will receive introductions to pneumatic, electric and hand tools as they carve. Instructor email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Please Note: no class meeting November 22 due to Thanksgiving
Instructor -- Jason Bord
Jason Bord: M.F.A. in Sculpture, Herron School of Art and Design, 2011; B.F.A. in Sculpture, Ball State University, 2007. Jason has taught at Herron since 2010. Jason has worked as an assistant sculptor and primary fork lift operator at the Limestone Symposium from 2008-2010 and apprenticed under internationally known Sculptor, Dale Enochs from 2007-present. He has exhibited his work extensively throughout Indiana, and has completed multiple large scale commissioned pieces, including the 8.6 acre "Remembrance and Martyrs (For Beverly and Birddog)" located at I-70 and Harding St. Exit. Jason Bord also works as the art consultant at United Vision Records. This community based collective works towards supporting the music and arts in Indianapolis all while continuing to support local business throughout Indiana. His work can be seen at www.jasonbord.com and under the visual artists section of www.unitedvisionrecords.com.
For any questions regarding this class and/or supply list, please contact the instructor: Email Jason.
- Additional materials and tools will be between $100-$150.
- Beginner tool sets can be priced at www.completesculptor.com. The instructor will discuss what and where to purchase additional materials during the first class meeting.