Chip Carving Patterns
with Keunho Peter Park
April 13, 2019
@ The Center for Art in Wood
Join us for a one-day workshop learning the art of Chip Carving Patterns with artist Keunho Peter Park. This is a traditional technique for creating decorative patterns on wooden surfaces and Park will guide you in chip carving using just a few simple hand tools. Participants will receive two carving knives, and a wooden 4×6” photo frame to embellish with their chip carving pattern.
Keunho Peter Park is an international artist, woodworker, and instrument maker who teaches at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He holds a B.F.A in painting from South Korea’s Kookmin University and an M.F.A. in Woodworking and Furniture Design from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Park is also the recipient of the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show’s Wharton Esherick award and the Windgate resident artist at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
The Center for Art in Wood is a non-profit arts organization located in Philadelphia that nurtures and promotes the innovation of art in wood through collaborative residencies, exhibitions, education, and documentation. The Center also maintains an inspirational collection and a research library to enhance the understanding and appreciation of the art.
Cancelations of a workshop must be made by email. The Center will offer a full refund if notice is given at least 30 days before the workshop. Refunds will not be given after that date. The Center for Art in Wood reserves the right to cancel a workshop due to severe weather or unforeseen circumstances. Participants will be notified in advance and offered a full refund.
Date: April 13
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $125 CAW Members/ $150 Non-Members
* All materials are included in the cost of the workshop.
The Center for Art in Wood
141 N. 3rd Street
Phone: (215) 923-8000