So You Wanna Know How To Carve Rocks?

The Stoneshaper’s “How to” page describes how to carve marble, limestone, soapstone and alabaster sculptures. One of the requirements I didn’t expect is sandbags: You MUST have sandbags before you start carving to support your stone on while carving. This takes out the vibrations in the stone as you hit it and really is necessary to prevent breakage. And this post wouldn’t be complete without the classic Stonecutters’ Song: Who