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Clay sculpture courses, classes and workshops taught by independent ceramic artists are available across the UK. Learn the techniques of sculpting with clay; slip casting and mould making and take your ceramic work to the next level.
Green Man! 1 day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
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Green Man! 1 day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
Leicestershire - Next course on 28th September 2019
£75
Green Man Workshop! Choose to spend a day at Dallacre Farm set in beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, creating a unique Green Man garden sculpture using a fantastic non-firing clay, Pal Tiya Premium. Weta workshop uses this product extensively to create large sculptures for private commissions and more. Learn how to sculpt the core in tin foil and other materials before applying the product. As our clay doesn't shrink during the curing process, there is scope to use it over items such as glass jars etc that just isn't possible with normal...
Everlasting pumpkins- 1 day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
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Everlasting pumpkins- 1 day sculpture workshop using Pal Tiya Premium
Leicestershire - Next course on 5th October 2019
£75
Everlasting pumpkin workshop! Make your own everlasting pumpkin that can live in your garden forever! We will teach you how to use this brand new material to create your own permanent outdoor sculpture which you can take home on the same day. The sculpture takes a day to dry so you can paint it at home or book to come back and paint it with our guidance and facilities. Choose to spend a day at Dallacre Farm set in beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, creating a unique garden sculpture using a fantastic...
Clay sculpture workshop
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Clay sculpture workshop
Somerset - Next course on 31st August 2019
£190
I began teaching a few sculpture courses each summer over 4 years ago. It is nothing smart, only 4 people in my working studio at any time. There is often a vast mix of abilities, often no experience – sometimes a lot! There is always a lot to learn from another sculptors’ way of working. We each start by rolling out a pancake of clay and making an owl, to allow everyone to get used to using the clay (grogged paper clay). Working with a hollow shape, pushing out from...
Bowl sculpture making, using clay, mixed media & paper. Fun & messy!
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Bowl sculpture making, using clay, mixed media & paper. Fun & messy!
East Sussex - Next course on 14th September 2019
£35
Join Nikki for a fun afternoon making trinket bowls - Perfect for holding all your niknaks and jewellery! We will be using casting materials and modelling air dry-clay . To embellish your bowl we will be decorating the bowls with paper, and using stamping & stencil techniques, ink and a variety of other mixed media techniques with also be used. In other words... anything goes!. The bowls measure approx 12cm wide x 7cm height. This is a very informal, fun and relaxed course enabling you to explore various forms of...
Ceramics hand building techniques
Ceramics hand building techniques
Hertfordshire
£110
This course is suitable for all, from beginners to more experienced. Techniques such as slab building, pinching, coiling, press moulding, surface texture, colour and glazing are covered in the five weeks. From here, you are able to develop your own creativity with the material and are encouraged to explore your own interests and ideas. The class sizes are small (6 max) so advice and technical help is always there when needed. About the teacher Elly gained a Masters degree at the Royal College of Art in 2004 and has over...
Figurative & abstract sculpture at Stonehouse Studios
Bronze AWARD
Figurative & abstract sculpture at Stonehouse Studios
Staffordshire - Next course on 19th September 2019
£280
A course tailored to individual interests in abstracted or stylised contemporary sculpture. Students will be encouraged to use a variety of media. A model could be arranged for part or all of this course should all students agree to an extra fee to cover the cost. Activities will include: construction for clay modelling, measuring and scaling methods, firing and finishing processes, mould making, casting in Ciment Fondu or plaster of Paris. This course is suitable for beginners and experienced sculptors. Participants will require suitable overalls or work clothes.
Pewter casting & sculpture workshops - London
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Pewter casting & sculpture workshops - London
London - Next course on 11th January 2020
£300
Description Discover the art of pewter casting using the ancient ‘lost wax method’ in this 4 session course. Make a sculpture from wax or clay to cast in pewter. Explore and experiment with new sculpture techniques. What is Pewter? It’s a silver coloured metal alloy containing over 90% tin with copper and bismuth to strengthen it. Traditionally it would contain lead but the pewter we use is lead free so it’s less toxic to melt and work. Why use pewter? It’s a soft metal so it’s easy to cut and...
Sculpture: make and create at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
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Sculpture: make and create at the Mary Ward Centre (concessions available)
London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£147
Make and create with this enjoyable, experimental and imaginative sculpture course where you will learn a broad range of techniques to realise your project. Work with Ceramics, Wirework, Metal, Wood and Found Objects. Work independently or follow set projects. Whether a beginner or experienced come and enjoy the process of making. Who is this course for Anyone who has the desire to make, explore materials and have fun! So beginners to the more experienced makers. What does this course cover A variety of 'making' techniques which will be project related...
The portrait mask in clay at Studio 27B
The portrait mask in clay at Studio 27B
Kent
£150
Both beginners and more experienced students will enjoy this opportunity to really focus on the structure, features and expressive potential of the face to make a portrait mask in clay from a clothed sitter. We will be working life-size, starting from a ‘press mould’ of the underlying bony structure and with reference to drawings of the musculature of the face. This quick but revealing method is designed to inform and enhance direct observation – to create a convincing portrait mask over the course of a weekend.
Create a ceramic animal sculpture with Twisted Earth Ceramics
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Create a ceramic animal sculpture with Twisted Earth Ceramics
West Yorkshire - Next course on 31st August 2019
£59
The ceramic animal workshops are perfect for the complete beginner and for those who have experience of handling clay! Using a step by step approach I will teach you some of the key sculpting skills needed, and in the process you will create your very own masterpiece to be proud of! The choice is yours- You can create any of the following animals such as- Highland Cows, Moon Gazing & Restinges Hares, Hounds, Cats, Alpacas, Smoking Dragons, Wonkey Donkeys, Quirky Owls......and much more! These are small group (max 9) workshops...

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