With 65 years of stone cutting experience, Jim Hill is our expert lapidary artist/instructor for this class. The class consists of six hours of hands-on private or semi-private (2 person maximum) instruction with Jim:
- Session 1: Cutting soft stones
- Session 2: Cutting hard stones
- Session 3: Free project (stone of your choosing) + troubleshooting
Introduction to Lapidary will prepare you to utilize the lapidary open studio at Meltdown Studio, how to care for the tools and equipment, how to prepare stones for cutting, and how to know what stones to cut.