Wood/Stone Carving Class

Just like stone statues, Bali wood carvings are found everywhere on the island. You can see wooden statues placed as decorations in temple complexes however these handicrafts can also be found in decorated doors, in beams of buildings, in accessories such as bowls, spoons and in furniture. ust like any other form of art on the island wood carvings were only found as decorations in temples, pavilions, shrines and palaces. Statues of demons, gods and heroes would be made out of wood or they were carved in wooden panels for religious purposes only. At our carving class Our instructor worked in both wood and stone carving over the course of their individual careers. Our teacher-carvers will introduce the curious student to the tools and techniques used to craft a personal piece of three-dimensional wood/stone art. You can chose wood or soft stone for your carv.