The classical, art of European wood carving with
Can you think of a better way to learn wood carving than 1 on 1 lessons? How about 1 on 1 lessons with a man recognized as the International Woodcarver of the year. We are talking about a guy who got a Wikipedia page by carving wood. Whatever your reasons, if you want to
Immortalize your creativity in an art-form that predates written history, or you just have a lot of free time and need a hobby, wood crafting is a classy way to get your hands dirty, and you won’t find a better teacher.
Wood Carving Lessons
Imagine yourself in the workshop of Alexander Grabovetskiy. You hear the distinctive sounds of him carving away and swear that you can smell the rich, earthy wood as it peels into looping spirals. Now it’s time for a bit of expectation management. These lessons won’t take you to his workshop, but you can take them from just about anywhere. How does the embrace of your comfortable living room couch sound? A lot of students take their laptop into their own tool shed. Really, you can do whatever works for you. Alexander likes to call it, a classic European apprenticeship from the comfort of the modern home.
His mentoring of these century old techniques is delivered through a curriculum of uploaded video workshops. Pause, rewind, and repeat the lessons as you strive toward the proficiency of Alexander himself one day at a time.
The lessons themselves have a teach by doing approach. It is amazing just how much you can learn watching an artistic process from start to finish. Study a master as he works and listen as he explains and in no time at all you will grasp at the thinking behind his skilled hands. There are courses for the absolute beginner, the hobbyist, and the professional woodworker.
How does this online wood carving school actually work? A new lesson is released every week, to ensure constant growth and improvement of your technique. You can ask questions and engage with this brilliant mind or silently follow along whilst trying to mimic Alexander’s technique.When your art fills the house, and all your friends can’t help but compliment you on your new found creative streak, it is time to learn the techniques that distinguish a master wood carver from a hobbyist. Alexander’s advanced lessons and his opening up about how he approaches wood carving, and his personal craft methodology. This is the stuff that takes a lifetime to learn on your own.
Rather than charge per lesson or sell a set of videos, Alexander wants to build a community, so he can guide and mentor you towards woodworking excellence. Members have access to an ever-increasing repository of wood workshop videos. Start learning a skill for life, today.
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