Our Sculpting for Adults course has been created for beginners who want to explore art beyond a flat canvas.
If you are eager to learn principles behind the creation of 3-dimensional form, if you enjoy getting your hands dirty with sculpting media - you should definitely try it out!
By the end of the course you will be able to sculpt a human head and a small scale figure.
PRICE: 12 classes, 3 hours each:
$300 for 12 classes, $540 for a couple
+$25 material fee
TIME: Wednesday, 11:00 AM-2:00 PM
Please find detailed description of this course below:
Sculpting for Adults detailed program:
Lesson 1. Sculpting a human head. Setting up a base and wire armature, learning about sculpting media. Building a rough head shape. Anatomy lesson - human head structure and proportions.
Lesson 2. Continue sculpting a head. Adding face features. Anatomy lesson - planes of the human head, jaw bone, chin, nose structure.
Lesson 3. Continue sculpting a head. Working on the eyes and brows. Starting working on the lips. Anatomy lesson - eye structure and position, facial muscles.
Lesson 4. Continue sculpting a head. Ears and hear. Anatomy lesson - ear shapes and structure.
Lesson 5. Finishing a head. Reviewing and adjusting all features if needed. Learning about techniques to create different hair textures.
Lesson 6. Working on a small scale figure. Learning new media and ways to create armature. Working on a sketch of figure of choice - human or animal realistic figure or fantasy creature.
Lesson 7. Preparing a wire armature and a base. Starting building the basic shapes of the figure.
Lesson 8. Continue working on the figure. Adding head/face details.
Lesson 9. Finishing the figure. Adding a costume (or clothes or fur).
Lessons 10 -12. Students work on a project of their choice. We discuss and try various media and technic choices.