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Booking for 2016 – 2017

Vouchers are available if you are thinking of a course for a friend. 

Contact Us for further details.   

How much does the course cost ?

The currency quoted is GB Pounds.

  • One Week (Mon-Fri)   £250              Reduced Rate £220
  • Second Week               £220             Reduced Rate £185
  • Four Week                    £720             Reduced Rate £650
  • Weekend (2 day)          £116
  • Weekend (3 day)          £175
  • Weekend (4 day)          £200

What does this include ?

  • Fees include professional tuition, use of hand carving tools and provision of freshly quarried stone either in the newly refurbished Drill Hall Stone Workspace (indoor with outside carving terrace) or in the Tout Quarry open air workshop (with weather cover). Please Note: there is  an additional cost for powered equipment re Stone Saw, Air Tooling, Angle Grinder, Rotary Polisher, Fork Lift Truck, Drills, etc.   
  • Reduced rates are for full-time students at a university or college and people with unemployment status.   (Note: fees do not include travel, personal medical insurance or accommodation) (Accommodation offered by PSQT is in connection with courses only).

Where do courses take place ?

  • Summer courses May to September take place in the open air stone carving and sculpture workshop at the heart of of Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and Nature Reserve.  Indoor courses October to April take place in the well equipped Stone / Work / Space ate the Drill Hall.

When do course take place in 2016 and 2017 ?

Our listing below is for one week and weekend courses.

4 Week courses can start on any Monday from May to September.

Winter and Spring courses can also be arranged outside of the listed dates by contacting Portland Sculpture & Quarry Trust directly.  

One Week – Monday to Friday

Places are available unless listed as (Full)

 

2017

   one week

Jan          

Feb              

Mar           

Apr

9 – 13
6 – 10
6 – 10
3 – 7 
23 – 27
20 – 24
20 – 24
10 – 14

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

15 – 19
5 – 9 
3 – 7 
7 – 11
22 – 26
12 – 16
10 – 14
14 – 18
29 – 2 Jun
19 – 23
17 – 21
21 – 25
26 – 30
24 – 28
28 – 1 Sept
31 – 4 Aug

Sept

Oct

4 – 8
2 – 6
11 – 15
9 – 13
18 – 22
16 – 20
25 – 29
23 – 27

 

Weekends – Friday / Saturday / Sunday / Monday = 2day / 3day / 4day
Places are available unless listed as (Full)

2017

    weekend

Jan         

Feb          

Mar    

Apr

13 – 15
3 – 5
3 – 5
7 – 9
20 – 22
17 – 19
17 – 19
14 – 17 (4 day)

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

5 – 7
2 – 4
7 – 9 
4 – 7 (4 day)
19 – 21
16 – 18
21 – 23
18 – 20
26 – 28
23 – 25
28 – 30
25 – 28 (4 day)

Sept

Oct

8 – 10
6 – 8
22 – 24
20 – 22
29 – 1 Oct
27 – 29 

Weekend courses are ideal for Teacher / Lecturer INSET and CPD for Architects and Designers – the course provides an introduction that can be followed by a one week course that gives a fuller experience of carving Portland stone – it’s fine detail carving qualities, geological formation, the quarry environment and working heritage.

Note: PSQT reserves the right to change details of course dates, course fees, course content, evening arrangements and location at Tout Quarry Sculpture Park & Nature Reserve (open air workshop with weather cover) or Stone / Work / Space at the Drill Hall (indoor).

Dates for WINTER / SPRING Courses 17/18 will be online in October 2017.