CLAY SCULPTURE COURSES

Moon Gazing Hare

Animal sculpture 

One day courses run at Chillington Hall and Middleton Hall where, with step-by-step guidance you can create your own unique ceramic animal (moon gazing hare, majestic Egyptian cat or wise barn owl).  This course is taught by Miranda, a professional sculptore and tutor with over 20 years experience.

All tools, materials and firing of work is included. You may take your work home at the end of the day or leave it to be fired and collect at a later date.  

gift vouchers available as an option when booking

sculpting a portrait
sculpting a portrait

sculpting a portrait

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clay portrait sculpture
clay portrait sculpture

clay portrait sculpture

sculpting a portrait
sculpting a portrait

sculpting a portrait

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 Portrait sculpture

 - Introduction to portrait sculpture £120

This two day course introduces the key aspects of sculpting a portrait giving you the basic skills needed to create a portrait in clay.  We will cover the practicalities of working with clay, the principles of proportion, anatomy and subtle surface forms to create a life-like portrait. There will be a choice of example busts after the antique to work from so everyone can explore the forms they are reproducing.

 

gift vouchers available as an option when booking

Weekly classes

Hand build unique sculptural forms or create lifelike animal or human figures in clay.

 

This 3 hour weekly class explores a variety of techniques and themes which can be adapted to personal interests - recreate a family portrait in clay, design a feature for your garden or green man for your front wall. Everyone works at their own pace with individual tuition, beginners are very welcome.

Clay is available at cost and work is fired on site. Join at any time.

COVID UPDATE

Weekly classes will resume as soon as possible