ART FROM THE BARK

Studio Classes

Open at new location

25419 Constitution Hwy Rhoadesville, VA 22542 (540)  854-6077 (301) 653-7063 (cell) Woodcarving Studio Classes and Events Classes are designed for adults.  Private lessons are available to mature youth. Art Instructors If you are an art instructor and would like to teach at our studio, please stop by and talk to Kathy Overcash or send an email to overcash@artfromthebark.com. Private Lessons Affordable private woodcarving lessons are available.  Please contact Kathy Overcash for details.  Classes and private lessons may be scheduled outside of store hours.

2017 Classes and Events

Carving Hound Dogs

Tom Wolfe Pattern

Description: In this class, we will be carving a hound dog from one of Tom Wolfe's patterns. The only hound dog I have to show right now is my miniature hound dog. We'll be carving a much larger hound dog: 6" tall - tail and all, 6" long from nose to hind leg. The hound dog will be one of the series of upcoming classes on carving Tom Wolfe’s Country Carving book. Upcoming classes: Carve the Raccoon, Hunter, Another Hound Dog (different pose). When: May 2, 9, 16, 23, 2017 (Tuesday) Times: 9am-12pm Location: Art From The Bark Studio, Rhoadesville, VA Cost: $42 Materials: One blank included in cost of class. Please send an email to Kathy Overcash (overcash@artfromthebark.com) or call (301) 653-7063 to sign up.

Virginia Renaissance Faire

The Virginia Renaissance Faire will be held on Weekends from May 13 to June 10, 2017. We are preparing for the Virginia Renaissance Faire again.  Lots of woodcarving going on. We will be selling our artwork and providing woodcarving demonstrations each weekend during the fair. Be sure to stop in and see us. For more information on what’s happening at the Virginia Renaissance Faire go to their website at http://www.varf.org/.  As time gets closer to opening, more information will be provided on their site. Carving Wood Spirits Sponsor: Louisa County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Description: According to legend, wood spirits bring happiness, good luck, and peace within the home. The students will carve their own special wood spirit from a piece of cottonwood bark.  One piece of bark is included in the class fee.  We will be using various carving tools such as U-gouges, v-tools, and detail knives. If you have your own carving tools, bring them. If not, Kathy will provide the carving tools needed during the class.  Some carving experience is recommended. The pace of the class is not ideal for beginners. Dates: June 13, 20, 27, 2017 Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Location: Betty Queen Center Class fee: $42 Registration: Contact Louisa County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism to sign up for the class (Phone: (540) 967-4420 )  Class Registration Link Country Carving Hunter Scene Sponsor: Orange County Parks and Recreation Description: Carving the Hunter Scene will be accomplished in three carving sessions.  Each one of the sessions can be carved as a standalone piece. You don’t have to take all three classes. The ideas for this project come from Tom Wolfe's books, Country Carving.  I have my own style, so don’t be surprised if it sample pieces don’t look like the book. Registration: Contact Orange County Parks and Recreation to register for the classes - (540) 672-5435. Register for all three class at once and get a discounted price of $120.00 (savings of $14) Class Location:    Art From The Bark Studio    25419 Constitution Hwy    Rhoadesville, VA Class Sizes: 3 Min/ 10 Max Session 1: Carving the Raccoon Dates: Aug 1, 8, 15, 2017 (Tuesdays) Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $38.00 Session 2: Carving the Hunter Dates: Sept 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017 (Tuesdays) Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $48.00 Session 3: Carving the Hound Dog - Head Down Dates: October 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 2017 (Tuesdays) Note: Break in schedule Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $48.00

Store Hours:

Store Hours Monday - Wednesday: Closed Thursday - Saturday: 11:00am - 6:00pm Sunday: Closed Note: The first Thursday of each month, we will close at 3pm to attend the James River Woodcarvers meeting in Richmond.  Come down and join us. Classes are generally held of Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
© Art From The Bark, LLC,   25419 Constitution Hwy, Rhoadesville, VA 22542    overcash@artfromthebark.com   (540) 854-6077
ART FROM THE BARK
© Art From The Bark, LLC,   25419 Constitution Hwy, Rhoadesville, VA 22542 overcash@artfromthebark.com   (540) 854-6077  

Studio Classes

Open at new location

25419 Constitution Hwy Rhoadesville, VA 22542 (540)  854-6077 (301) 653-7063 (cell) Woodcarving Studio Classes and Events Classes are designed for adults.  Private lessons are available to mature youth. Art Instructors If you are an art instructor and would like to teach at our studio, please stop by and talk to Kathy Overcash or send an email to overcash@artfromthebark.com. Private Lessons Affordable private woodcarving lessons are available.  Please contact Kathy Overcash for details.  Classes and private lessons may be scheduled outside of store hours.

2017 Classes and Events

Carving Hound

Dogs

Tom Wolfe Pattern

Description: In this class, we will be carving a hound dog from one of Tom Wolfe's patterns. The only hound dog I have to show right now is my miniature hound dog. We'll be carving a much larger hound dog: 6" tall - tail and all, 6" long from nose to hind leg. The hound dog will be one of the series of upcoming classes on carving Tom Wolfe’s Country Carving book. Upcoming classes: Carve the Raccoon, Hunter, Another Hound Dog (different pose). When: May 2, 9, 16, 23, 2017 (Tuesday) Times: 9am-12pm Location: Art From The Bark Studio, Rhoadesville, VA Cost: $42 Materials: One blank included in cost of class. Please send an email to Kathy Overcash (overcash@artfromthebark.com) or call (301) 653-7063 to sign up.

Virginia Renaissance Faire

The Virginia Renaissance Faire will be held on Weekends from May 13 to June 10, 2017. We are preparing for the Virginia Renaissance Faire again.  Lots of woodcarving going on. We will be selling our artwork and providing woodcarving demonstrations each weekend during the fair. Be sure to stop in and see us. For more information on what’s happening at the Virginia Renaissance Faire go to their website at http://www.varf.org/.  As time gets closer to opening, more information will be provided on their site. Carving Wood Spirits Sponsor: Louisa County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Description: According to legend, wood spirits bring happiness, good luck, and peace within the home. The students will carve their own special wood spirit from a piece of cottonwood bark.  One piece of bark is included in the class fee.  We will be using various carving tools such as U-gouges, v-tools, and detail knives. If you have your own carving tools, bring them. If not, Kathy will provide the carving tools needed during the class.  Some carving experience is recommended. The pace of the class is not ideal for beginners. Dates: June 13, 20, 27, 2017 Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Location: Betty Queen Center Class fee: $42 Registration: Contact Louisa County Parks, Recreation, and Tourism to sign up for the class (Phone: (540) 967-4420 )  Class Registration Link Country Carving Hunter Scene Sponsor: Orange County Parks and Recreation Description: Carving the Hunter Scene will be accomplished in three carving sessions.  Each one of the sessions can be carved as a standalone piece. You don’t have to take all three classes. The ideas for this project come from Tom Wolfe's books, Country Carving.  I have my own style, so don’t be surprised if it sample pieces don’t look like the book. Registration: Contact Orange County Parks and Recreation to register for the classes - (540) 672-5435. Register for all three class at once and get a discounted price of $120.00 (savings of $14) Class Location:    Art From The Bark Studio    25419 Constitution Hwy    Rhoadesville, VA Class Sizes: 3 Min/ 10 Max Session 1: Carving the Raccoon Dates: Aug 1, 8, 15, 2017 (Tuesdays) Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $38.00 Session 2: Carving the Hunter Dates: Sept 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017 (Tuesdays) Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $48.00 Session 3: Carving the Hound Dog - Head Down Dates: October 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 2017 (Tuesdays) Note: Break in schedule Times: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Class fee: $48.00