Individual Tuition in Stone Carving, Stone Letter Carving and Relief

“Thank you Simon. Really enjoyed leaning and appreciate your time, skill and expertise”. (C Milner 2017)

Simon Burns-Cox offers Individual Tuition in Stone Carving, Stone Letter Carving, and Relief at The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. Tuition is arranged at a mutually convenient time throughout the year. You will learn to think three dimensionally and how to manipulate the Stone from the basic idea to the finished work. If you are Letter Carving, you will learn the importance of drawing your design onto the stone before carving thinking about style, proportion, spacing and form before the process of carving begins.

Course Price

£100 per day (10.00 to 16.30)

£200 for two days (10.00 to 16.30)

£220 for five mornings (10.00 to 13.00)

This includes the use of stone and tools and extra stone and tools can be purchased from Simon. Payment if due at the time of booking the course. There is a Cancellation and Health and Safety policy. In the event of cancellation, please let us know at least two weeks before the course begins otherwise the fees will be due in full. All participants must abide by The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop’s Regulations. Please wear suitable clothing and safety glasses will be provided. Gift vouchers are available and valid for 12 months.


Simon Burns-Cox, Sculptor and Letter Carver based at The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop


The Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, 21 Hawthornvale, EDINBURGH EH64JT

0131 551 4490 tel
07799 474 489 mob

Stone Letter Carving Course

Dates & Times

Simon Burns-Cox offers Individual Tuition throughout the year at a mutually convenient time to the Student.


At the end of the Course, Students will receive a Certificate of Attendance upon request.

Information Pack & Booking Form

You can download the Information Pack and booking form from here. All you need to do is click the button below to download the form. Complete the booking form and send this to our office. We will then confirm your booking.

If you have any questions please call 07799 474 489