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92 clay sculpture workshops found

Clay sculpture courses, classes and workshops taught by independent ceramic artists all across the UK.

This course has been designed predominately for those with little or no ceramic experience and will guide you through the basic methods of hand building and construction. We will cover slab building, pinching ,coiling as well as using simple moulds and formers. The course will also introduce you to the ceramic processes from understanding the various types of clays, to firing and glazing. Participants may wish to develop their own ideas or follow other suggested...
Hampshire - Next course on 22nd August 2019
A hand building sculpture workshop using air drying clay. Neal will provide 1kg of air drying clay for each person. You will be able to create a sculpture of your own choice, bring your own reference material with you. Neal will discuss different techniques and how he creates his sculptures. You will be able to take your sculpture home as the clay will need time to dry out and then to paint. You will need...
Lancashire - Next course on 13th September 2019
The course is run from my home studio in Trawden. All materials and firings are included in the price and all my courses are suitable for beginners. I have 20 years experience facilitating workshops. The highland cow will be ready for collection between two and four weeks after the course. The full amount is payable on booking please. I have many more workshops available on my facebook page.
Making silver jewellery doesn’t have to be difficult… if you can roll out pastry, use a biscuit cutter or a craft knife you can use metal clay! * Easy * Social * Fun * Eco-friendly * In this class you’ll have a basic introduction to the material, tools and processes, followed by some time to practice and finalise your design before getting started on “the real thing”. You will then create your piece and it...
This 6 week course offers people the opportunity to explore working with clay. The sessions are suitable for all skill levels, so if you are a beginner or a maker wanting to further develop your practice this can be tailored to suit you. Imogen will demonstrate a range of hand building techniques, wheel throwing, surface design and you will learn about different clays and glazing. Each week will cover a different topic. This will enable...
West Midlands
Try out figurative sculpting in clay. Working from a life model, you will produce sketch pieces. The focus will be on achieving proportion and gesture. Our tutor is Zbigniew Rzucek, a professional sculptor with a degree in sculpting from the University of Krakow. Start time 10am, finish time 4pm . The studio is based at the Newhampton Arts Centre in Wolverhampton. The studio is in a light and spacious Victorian classroom. There will be a...
Staffordshire - Next course on 30th August 2019
Come to the beautiful Stonehouse Studios in the lovely rural setting of Drayton Bassett for an introduction with experienced teacher and sculptor Karen Bird. This course will give you an understanding of several types of clay and various methods of hand-building pots. On the first half day you will make several pinch pots and coiled pots. And if time allows you can have a go on the potter’s wheel. You will be shown decorating techniques...
London - Next course on 24th July 2019
Come and try our sculpture studio and find about working in 3D using a variety of materials and processes. Suitable for beginners and students wanting to find out more about sculpture. Who is this course for This course is suitable to all students who would like to try sculpture and to work in 3D. It is also designed to bring inexperienced and unconfident students up to speed in a selection of our arts and crafts...
Oxfordshire - Next course on 5th October 2019
Modelling a Hominin (Paranthropus Robustus) In this inspiring and captivating workshop Barry will introduce you to the exciting world of sculpture! Modelling Paranthropus Robustus - early man and one of the Australopiths from the Pleistocene period. Robustus lived 2.5 - 2 million years ago. This two day course will consist of modelling in clay on a pre-made armature a life-size portrait bust of this hominid. Particular attention will be given to the construction of the...
Greater London - Next course on 5th May 2020
Three day course working from same life model and pose linked with term life courses. Make Life sculptures in clay developing observation, modelling and creative approach. All levels welcome including beginners. May 5th - 19th, 2019. Some extra material charges apply By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will learn how to: Measure the figure to make life-size, scaled-down and, occasionally, scaled-up sculptures Beginners will learn about the different types...

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