Weekly life sculpture class - Tuesday 9.30am - 12.30pm
5th Nov - 12 Dec: 'tableau' 3 standing models
Short one day/two day courses
-'Introduction to life sculpture 26th January 2020
This one day course introduces the fundamental considerations and techniques required to successfully sculpt a figure from life. The course begins with a short clay 'sketch' focusing on proportion and gesture, followed by a pose to practice 'seeing shape and form'. A longer study in the afternoon combines the techniques acquired to create a life-like sculpted model which can be taken home or left to be fired and collected later. Suitable for beginners, materials included.
- Portrait sculpture 11th February 2020
This one day courses introduces the key aspects of sculpting a portrait from life 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 and anatomy plus the fundamental skills of transferring what you see into clay using a variety of techniques.
- Portrait sculpture 18th/19th April 2020
This two day course covers the skills above plus time to concentrate on details and surface forms creating a more 'finished' sculpture.