The place To purchase Stone For Sculpting
To purchase stone you will need to entry a stone provider or reside close to a stone quarry. The stone sculptures on this webpage which have been created by my college students and that i are made from Stone Island Jumpers Jackets Oamaru stone. The stone is a limestone quarried from the Otago region of new Zealand. Oamaru Township has many lovely orange stone island coat outdated buildings which are made from this stone as do Dunedin and Christchurch (my house city).
To buy Stone in Christchurch
Stone Accessible Now
You may buy some small blocks immediately from right here by filling out the type under. The typical sizes are (130mm x 280mm x 90mm for the small block $15.00 per block) and (220mm x 280mm x 90mm, $25.00 for the big block), sizes can differ from block to block. They are a terrific size if you’re new to carving and as you possibly can see within the photograph beneath, you possibly can create a fairly good sculpture within that size.
The stone below is pickup in Christchurch only
It’s because the stone weighs around 10kg per block and costs approximately $62.00 for freight for one block to be delivered from Christchurch to Auckland. Unfortunately, I do not know of anybody who stocks and sells Oamaru stone throughout the North Island.