Animal Sculpture with Liz Dixon
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About the Course
During the course, students will create an animal sculpture from recycled textiles & Powertex art products, suitable for outdoor display once dry.
Students will be able to chose between a Highland Cattle, Sheep or Bison sculpture. We will cover a number of techniques including simple armature making, mixing air-drying clay, clay sculpting, wet dip textile sculpting, material selection, & mixing/dry brushing with pigments to add colour.
The course is ideal for beginners, new to Powertex. Examples of other projects that can be achieved using Powertex will be available to view during the course to inspiration.
Materials List (approx £15 per student included in the cost)
Powertex Universal Medium (Bronze or Black)
Powertex Stone Art Powder
Recycled natural fibre Textiles
Please wear old clothes, remove jewellery (especially rings) & tie back long hair.
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Course Start DatesSaturday 16th March 2019
Saturday 4th May 2019
Saturday 20th July 2019
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
- Suitable for stag and hen dos
- Teen friendly
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