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CLIP 13952

Stone carving

Stone carving
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Key Info
  • Stone carving
  • Duration: 03:06
  • Sculptor Anne-Magreth Bohl introduces the basics of stone carving. We are shown the tools and techniques needed to start sculpting in stone. Stone carving is a demanding art form, but this shows how rewarding and achievable this type of sculpture can be.
  • Subject:

    Art and Design

       Topic:

    Sculpture

  • Keywords: sculptor, stone, carving, mallet, chisel, hammer, gouges, handmade, PaulMartin'sHandmadeRevolution
Ideas for use in class
  • Students looking at the world of sculpture will find this helpful, whether from a practical stone carving perspective or as part of a history of art course.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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