Spring Carving Classes

Special for the spring of 2019, the Flickertail Woodcarvers will be providing two classes – a woodcarving class and a colored pencil class.  The classes will be held at the ND Heritage Center & State Museum in Bismarck, May 17, 18, and 19th, 2019.  The class will run from 8:30am to 5:00pm each day with about an hour lunch.  Both classes are limited to 12 participants.

The woodcarving will be instructed by Bob Pedigo.  The class will be the carving of a wolf.  The carving will be about 6 inches high and will be carved otu of basswood.  The cost of the class is $50 and includes the carving blank.  Carving knives and gouges will be used.

The colored pencil class will be instructed by Rhonda Smith.  The class project will be to create a realistic colored pencil drawing.  The cost of the class is $55.  Some supplies will be provided:  paper, some blendign tools, and boards to work on.  Supplies that participants will need to bring are:  Prismacolor Colored Pencils, minimum of 72 count set (or similar quality of pencils), electric eraser, and electric pencil sharpener.  Rhonda will have electric erasers ($12) and electric pencil sharpeners ($25) along to sell at her cost.  Color pencil sets can be pre-ordered from Rhonda for $50.  If you have any questions, you can contact Rhonda Smith at 218-839-4259 or Rhonda.smith00@yahoo.com

If you are interested in taking the spring class, contact Doug Emerson (dd_emerson@msn.com or 701-425-8226).  You’ll then have 7 days to remit the class fee to Doug before your spot is opened back up again.