Guided by David Strebel
February 18th, 25th, March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
Beginner to Intermediate
In this introductory course to sculpting we will focus on teaching you the basic methods and techniques to realize your artistic vision in 3-dimensions. The focus for this course will be sculting a bust in clay (Human, creature, automaton, or otherwise). Throughout this course we will be working through a step-by-step sculpting method to quickly take your idea from the initial design to a hyper-detailed finished piece
- We will cover numerous aspects of the sculpting process including
- Concept and design
- Materials and tools
- Highlighting the use of anatomy to help breathe life into your sculpture
There will also be discussions on the endless applications of sculpture including...
- Molding and casting of sculpted parts
- Digital sculpture and 3D printing
- Sculpting for special effects makeup and costuming
If you have an interest in making monsters, or maybe want to explore fine art sculpture. Our intent with this course is to provide you with a strong foundation to pursue your goals.
Introduction to Sculpting ($24/class)
- notebook/sketch pad
- pen or pencil
We will go over class materials the first day of class. There will be an addtional supply charge. Base price for class supplies will be a minumium of an additional $35 to the class fee.