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[BKARTS] Lettercarving instruction in NC

There are still a couple of spaces available in this week-long,
reasonably priced, residential workshop. The food will be as good as the
instruction! E-mail or call Jim Teta for more info. All the supplies you
need (chisel, mallet, slate, etc.) will be available for purchase. 


CHEERIO MAY 7-12, 2006
 Tom Perkins: Introduction to Lettering in Stone II
     A rare opportunity to study lettercarving with a master, Tom
Perkins will lead us through the methods & practice of designing a small
inscriptions and carving them into slate or stone. Through example and
demonstration, students will get a rare insight into the step-by step
process of this beautiful art. Subjects: design, transfer to stone,
tools, working methods & proper technique & practice, the qualities of
fine lettering and inscriptions. There will be Tom's excellent work to
draw inspiration from in the form of handouts and slides.

CHEERIO Cost for each workshop: $555 for instruction, meals, lodging.
Semi-private and private rooms available ($635, $695). $100 Deposit.
Info: Jim Teta, 5200 Bear Creek Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27106.
336-924-5681 (H), 724-5475 (Studio). tetascribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Online at


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