In this four-week workshop, students will be introduced to process of creating a bust sculpture out of clay from start to finish. Starting with learning how to build a basic foundation, students will progress into learning modelling techniques to reproduce the contours of a head, sculpting facial features using grid measurements and finalizing the facial details to prepare the bust for air drying or kiln firing.
Dates: Sunday Mornings - June 9 to July 7, 2019 (No Class June 30)
Time: 11:00am - 1:30pm
Price: $180 - Additional cost may apply for kiln dried projects.
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Registration Deadline: Sunday June 2, 2019
What Students will Learn
- Building a basic foundation for bust sculptures
- Modeling a head shape and understanding contours of the head
- Sculpting features with face grid measurements
- Finalizing a bust with details and cleanup
- Preparing a bust for air drying or kiln firing
About the Instructor
Colleen Dee, B.F.A.
Graduating with a Fine Arts Degree (BFA) from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec where she specialized in sculpting and printmaking. Over the years she continued to work in many mediums including work as a graphic designer. Currently pursuing her passion in the arts industry as a teacher and mentor.
All materials are included in the workshop fee and will be provided.
Registration for this workshop has now closed. Please check back for future dates.