Creating Slate States / Shapes | Lindsey Meredith | Skillshare
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8 Lessons (13m)
    • 1. Class Intro

      1:11
    • 2. Slate and tools

      1:14
    • 3. Choosing shape

      1:44
    • 4. Scoring / prep

      1:46
    • 5. Careful Chiseling

      2:44
    • 6. Apply a Design

      1:49
    • 7. Finish & Hardware

      1:48
    • 8. Conclusion

      0:39

Project Description

Pick out the shape of a state or any shape you would like to cut out of the slate. Organic shapes are the most forgiving but you can go for any shape you want! Keep in mind that cutting out very small parts / extrusions may not translate easily. 

Tools you will need

I piece of reclaim slate shingle / tile

paper and access to print out a shape of 

white pencil

a chissel and hammer

drimmel tool (optional to speed up process)

Hanger 

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