Stone Sculpture Supply Catalogs and Links:

Always ask for 10% student discount
Make sure tools/files are not made in China. So far seem inferior to Italian and American made.

* Suppliers I use


*2Sculpt
P.O. Box 3777
Lawrence KS 66046
785-838-3885
sculpt@bigplanet.com
2sculpt.com


*The Compleat Sculptor
Hand and pneumatic tools /stone
http://www.sculpt.com/
800-9-SCULPT
90 Vandam Street
New York NY 10013

*Wood Carvers Supply
Great for files and wood tools
800-284-6229
http://www.woodcarverssupply.com/store/

Sculpture House, Inc.
100 Camp Meeting Ave.
Skillman, NJ 08558
www.sculpturehouse.com

Stone Sculptor's Supplies
Guerneville, CA 95446
707-869-1021
//www.stonesculptorssupplies.com/


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Stone Suppliers and Quarries


*Colorado Alabaster Supply

1507 North College Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80524
phone/fax 970-221-0723
www.coloradoalabaster.com
Great prices on pink and white alabaster
$.40 to $.60 a lb.


*Utah Alabaster Supply
phone 1-435-590-0234
www.utahalabaster.com
utahalabaster@gmail.com
Rusty Anton Galetka
Great prices $.70 to $2 for red, orange, golden, brown alabaster

*The New World Stone Co.
Email: NWSC@RLC.net
(804) 831-1051
Attn: Kierk or Bill
42 Alberene Loop
Schuyler, Virginia 22969
phone 434-831-1051
Fax 434-831-3432
www.newworldstone.com
Great prices $.45 to $.60 a lb.
wonderful black/dark gray hard soapstone
exterior/exterior possibilities
has no asbestos in it

 

Neolithic Stone
(604) 736-5201
http://www.neolithicstone.com
Vancouver BC,Canada

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Local Suppliers

*The Elements Art Supply
Stone and tools but limited supply so call in advance
706 546-1310
1025 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606
Ask for Irene

Dick Blick
Blick Art Materials
Sculpture House Basic Stone Carving Kit
1165 Woodstock Road
Suite 830
Roswell, GA 30075
(770) 993-0240
** Inside Roswell Corners behind the Chick-fil-A.
http://www.dickblick.com/itemgroups-s/stonecarvingtools/

Utrecht Art Supplies
Basic Stone Sculpture kit by Sculpture House
404-347-9119
www.utrechtart.com
878 Peachtree St. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30309
(Near Martha Mitchell House)


Harbor Freight Tools
12 piece File/rasps set (#924-1vga ) $9.99 each
3 Piece 2'' x 6'' Diamond Hone Blocks for sharpening chisels
harborfreight.com

*Highland Hardware
Great price on 7" riffle file kit ( 8 files for $19)
1045 North Highland Avenue NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
(404) 872-446


*General Hardware
Half round cabinet files
www.handyacehardware.com
4218 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta
in Brookhaven near Oglethorpe University

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Professional Dealers For Pneumatic Tools/ Adhesives/Diamond Blades


*Braxton-Bragg Corp
Diamond blades , 4" flex foam backer pad (Velcro) Velcro sanding discs 60 and 120 grit and adhesives.
800-575-4401
http://braxton-bragg.com/
Knoxville, TN 37918

Trow & Holden:
Manufacturer of stone carving tools
Stone sculpture supplies
Barre, VT 05641
800-451-4349
Fax: 802-476-7025
www.trowandholden.com

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Stone Bases

Minimum thickness for sculpture would be 2"


bases 4all.com
local supplier of marble/granite sculpture bases - good prices
4350 Peachtree Industrial Blvd.
Suite-150
Norcross, GA 33071
Toll-Free: 1.888.534.2098
Fax: 1-888-282-2401
Email: bases4all@aol.com


The Base Shop, Inc.:

Wood and stone sculpture bases and pedestals
418 Eighth St. S.E., Unit A2
Loveland, Colorado 80537
Phone: 970-593-0305; Fax: 970-593-9344
www.thebaseshop.com

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Georgia Suppliers - Pprofessional/Commercial


Bicknell Supply Co.

360 College Ave. Elberton, GA 30635
800-241-7105 fax: 706-283-8230
Phone: (706) 283-1901
Tools Catalogue; tools for all stages of stone carving; hoists, hand trucks, platform trucks, pallet trucks.


Elberton Granite Association
PO Box 640 Elberton, GA 30635 706-283-2551x fax: 706-283-6380
Information on quarries, manufacturers of granite in Elberton.
Stone working tools, supplies and machinery.


Georgia Marble Co.
The Georgia Marble Festival is held in Jasper each year during the first weekend in October
http://www.pickenschamber.com/Marble-Quarry-Tours.75.0.html
200 Georgia Marble Ln.
PO Box 238 Tate, GA 30177
800-241-3790 770-735-2611 fax: 770-735-2236
Stone supplier Marble: gray, pink, white. Minimum order $100; cut to size.


Architectural Limestone Works
limestone scraps
Near Grant Park
1059 Grant St Se
Atlanta, GA, 30315
(404) 627-8102

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OTHER GREAT LINKS

Carbide Burs
www.carbidebur.com
best is 14 degree taper double cut 1/4 " shank

Sandpaper at a huge discount: http://www.onlineindustrialsupply.com/abrasive-sheets-silicon-carbide-waterproof-9--by-11--paper-sheets.html

 

Details on the air compressor: http://www.cpocampbellhausfeld.com/air_compressors/professional_air_compressors/vt6271_spec.html
http://www.cpocampbellhausfeld.com/air_compressors/professional_air_compressors/vh6111_spec.html

 

site for air drill: http://www.cpocampbellhausfeld.com/air_tools/drills/tl1006.html

 

sculpture store in Rome, Italy: http://www.tabvlarasa.com/shop/index.php?cPath=63

 

The Cuturi website: http://www.cuturi.com/img.html

 

The Milani website: http://www.milaniutensili.it/en/index.htm

 

 

 

Sculpture Introduction

The Sculpture Carving Process

Stone Types

Stone Selection

Stone Hand Tools

Stone Power Tools

Stone Finishing

Adhesives

Wood Sculpture