Our aim is to keep the art of carving stone by hand alive and bring it to the general public. We teach a foundation course for beginners with no experience and always welcome new members.

We are now open on a Tuesday and Thursday all day (10am – 9pm) in addition to Wednesday 10-4pm and Saturday 12-4pm.

Free Taster Session

All are welcome to try the ancient craft of carving at a FREE introductory session. Contact us to arrange your free workshop tour and practical session.

Foundation Course

Complete our 8 weeks introductory course. You will become competent at basic relief carving techniques and safe workshop use. £15 per session.


Membership is open to all with an interest in stone carving and who are willing to support the aims of the Association. Membership fees are currently £25 a month for full use of the workshop and access to further in-house courses, talks, visits and events.

Opening Times

Tues & Thu 10am – 9pm;

Wednesday10am – 4pm;

Thursday 10am – 9pm;

Saturday 12noon – 4pm

Get In Touch

Email: stonecarvingassociation@hotmail.co.uk

Tel: 07519931784

Drop By

Shaw Lodge Mill, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX3 9ET

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