Discover Classes. Earn Rewards.
Beginning Stone Carving Workshop is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 289 other Art Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Beginning Stone Carving Workshop

at The Fire Arts Center of Chicago - Hermosa

(12)
Course Details
Price:
$400
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Hermosa, Northwest Side
1830 N Kostner Ave
Btwn W Cortland St & W Wabansia Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60639
(Map)
Share:
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

36 people saved this class

Book a private group event
Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this stone carving class:

In beginning stone carving students will learn the basic techniques for composing and carving small sculpture out of alabaster and other soft stones. Students will need to purchase carving tools and materials.

Please note: 
  • This class is not for students with back problems or arthritis.
  • Students should complete their classes within a year of purchase 
  • Although the building has a Costner ave address, the mail slot, parking and entrance to the building is around the corner on the Cortland side.
School Notes:
Please contact CourseHorse immediately after signing up to confirm start dates and space availability and to receive the class dress code and supply list.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Class fees are not refunded except due to cancellation of class by instructor or FACC staff.

Map

Google Map

The Fire Arts Center of Chicago

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 4000 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at The Fire Arts Center of Chicago (12)

(12 Reviews)
Beginning Stone Carving Workshop
Reviewed by Anonymous on 5/10/2018
Beginning Stone Carving Workshop
Reviewed by Vicki C. on 2/26/2018
loading...

School: The Fire Arts Center of Chicago

The Fire Arts Center of Chicago

The Fire Arts Center of Chicago began 17 years ago as a not-for-profit school for sculptors. Our primary mission is the preservation of traditional sculpture technique by offering high-quality training to artists, students and others seeking to learn or perfect their skills. Our secondary mission is...

Read more about The Fire Arts Center of Chicago

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified Chicago educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

289 Top Choices

DIY Soy Candles, Wine Bottle Cutting Deal

DIY Soy Candles, Wine Bottle Cutting

at Chicago Candle Co - Pilsen 1100 W Cermak Rd 4th Fl, Ste D419, Chicago, Illinois 60608

A class that offers not only candle making but also the art of upcycling glass containers as the vessel for the candle! Choose from one of our upcycled wine bottles or bring your favorite wine/champagne bottle from home and we will show you how easy it is to repurpose it into something amazing! We will be covering introductory glass cutting and hand...

Thursday Jun 27th, 7pm - 9pm

Now:
$38.25
Was:
$45

Knit a Sweater

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove 5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Okay, you're ready, let's knit a sweater! With the basic skills of knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing and knitting in the round under your belt, you're well set up to tackle sweater knitting.   We will help you with gauge swatching, choosing the appropriate size, raglan sleeve formation, border treatment and finishing techniques. ...

Thursday Jun 27th, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Automotive Fluids

at Gearhead Workspace - Armour Square 305 W 31st St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

Want to know a secret? It’s about your blinker fluids…* In this class we will learn about all of the various fluids that are necessary to keep your car running like a champ. We will talk about why each fluid is important including your coolant, power steering fluid, and brake fluid. We will talk about when to change each of them and what will...

Thursday Jun 27th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Red Wine

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting. Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided.

Thursday Jun 27th, 7pm - 9pm

Tree of Life

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Thinking about tapping to your creativity? In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating the nights featured painting Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided.

Thursday Jun 27th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Shoemaking Workshop

at Alexandria Wills Studio - Logan Square 3423 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647

This is a level 1 single-day workshop for any person looking to learn the art of shoe making. This beginner level course is designed so easy a caveman could do it. Students will learn how to hand craft their very own pair of shoes in their desired size. You will learn how to size your own feet, choose from high quality materials, and use traditional...

Saturday Jun 29th, 11am - 6pm

Art Institute of Chicago: Drag Queen Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - The Loop 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

Come through ladies and gentlemen, we’ve got a Queen in the house! We took our Un-Highlights tour and turned up the fabulousness with special guest appearances by Chicago Queen, Wanda Screw of Sadhaus. She’s serving face and serving up the juiciest stories from the Art Institute. Trust us - this ain’t some busted boring museum tour. Join our...

Saturday Jun 29th, 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Stained Glass Workshop

at Discovery Center - Irving Park 4318 N Elston Ave 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60641

Create your own beautiful stained glass art. Learn how to cut & break glass as you create your own project using the copper foil method. The session will deal with type & quality of glass, appropriate tools, cutting techniques and assembling. You will leave the class with a completed project. $60 Materials Fee will be collected at the time...

Sunday Jul 21st, 10am - 4pm

Couples, Singles or Bffs

at VIP Paints - Lower West Side 2059 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Come paint, sip and catch good vibes at VIP Paints. You can paint on your own or as couple/partnered. No experience needed. We teach you step by step! Doors open 30 minutes prior to class start time. Free street parking available. BYOB for 21 and over, with ID. No open alcohol is allowed to leave VIP Paints. Gratuity not included for Instructo...

Friday Jun 28th, 6pm - 8pm

Wallet Making

at Alexandria Wills Studio - Logan Square 3423 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647

This is a simple 1 day workshop to learn the art of wallet making. This beginner level course is designed for all levels. You will learn how to design and create your own wallet or passport holder to take home. Students will learn the basics of leather stitching, pattern modification, and hardware integration.  All materials are provided and...

Friday Jun 28th, 6pm - 9pm

Spring Blossoms #2

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Looking for an opportunity to get into a blissful meditative state? Dive into this serene image of beautiful cherry blossoms reflected in a lazy river... This painting has such a simple structure, that after you take this class you will be able to create many different kinds of landscape paintings! So put some spring in your step and capture your...

Friday Jun 28th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Chicago River

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

A Spectacular view of Chicago skyline at sunset Note: Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice, cups, corkscrews are provided. All art materials are provided.

Sunday Jun 30th, 6pm - 8pm

Sunday Sewing

at Sew Anastasia - West Town 2041 W Carroll Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60612

Anastasia’s Sewing Classes are taught as open-studio. During your 6 weeks of classes you can come into the sewing studio and make your projects come to life. We have plenty of sewing machines for you to use (or you can bring your own!), along with embroidery machines and sergers and a huge cutting table— in short, everything you could need for...

Sunday Jun 30th, 6pm - 8pm

  (6 sessions)
$215

6 sessions

Paint Your Own Pet

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Following registration, email us a high resolution image of your pet. We will custom prepare a canvas for you, with a sketch of your pet. When you come to class, you'll receive your individually prepared canvas and everything else you need and have our instructor there to guide you! Our events are all BYOB. You can bring your beverage of choice. Ice,...

Sunday Jun 30th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Heels and Panties

at Color Cocktail Factory - Pilsen 917 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Bring your drinks and paint this fun picture with us. This is a great picture to break the ice from right the beginning. You can customize the panties, or change the colors as you like. Thinking about tapping to your creativity? Sip and Make! In a relaxed, social setting, a professional artist will guide the class step-by-step through replicating...

Friday Jun 28th, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Leather & Bead Wrap Bracelet

at Bead In Hand - Oak Park 145 Harrison St, Illinois City, Illinois 60304

The popular Leather & Bead Wrap Bracelet uses cord to securely wrap beads between two lengths of leather. Students will Learn: Students select beads and learn how to measure the correct amount of leather for their desired bracelet.  Students will attach the button and use the Griffin bead cord to add beads and wrap the bead cord...

Tuesday Jul 2nd, 2pm - 4:30pm

​Plaster Cloth Animal Workshop

at Spring Bird - Dundee Township 18N600 Westhill Rd, Dundee Township, Illinois 60118

Create your own whimsical animal sculpture! Make a stand alone sculpture or animal mask to hang on your wall! Join us for a day of creating a whimsical animal sculpture, while being immersed in the woods of Spring Bird! You Will Learn: to design an animal to build an armature for your animal to sculpt with plaster cloth to build fine details...

Saturday Jun 29th, 9am - 4pm

Pastel Dust

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Pastel dust is a medium that lends itself to great vibrancy and soft blending, perfect for botanical subjects. Used in conjunction with pastels and pastel pencils, it combines an expressive painterly approach with the ability to achieve great detail. The School’s CEUs=9 hours

Saturday Jun 29th, 9:30am - 4pm

  (2 sessions)
$186

2 sessions

Ring in a Day (Ages 16+)

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Make a beautiful forged hammer ring or two, working with brass, copper or silver and different hammers for shaping and texture. Use a torch, solder and polish to wear all in one session.  Copper, brass or silver can be purchased from instructor.

Saturday Jun 29th, 9:30am - 3:30pm

Ex Libris: Relief Print Booklet (Ages 16+)

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Design, cut, and print your own relief bookplate to personalize your book collection. Join the centuries-old tradition - Ex Libris!

Saturday Jun 29th, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Loading...