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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

About This Class

In this class you will learn how to carefully cut out the shape of a state (or any simple shape you would like) from a piece of reclaim slate shingle or tile. I am going to walk through the step of cutting out the state of Ohio as an example. 

TOOLS

- a piece of reclaim slate shingle / tile

- drawing and or print of your shape.

- white pencil

- chisels

- hammer or a rock pick

- drimmel tool (optional to speed up process)

-white acrylic paint and brush ( Optional )

- matte clear coat spray 

- wood glue and gorilla Glue 

- metal hanging loop