Introduction to portrait sculpture at Middleton Hall



This weekend course is for anyone who would like to learn how to begin creating a realistic portrait in clay. Introducing the fundamental skills needed we take take the long-established academic approach focusing on technique, proportion, structure and anatomy using traditional style portrait busts as models. Suitable for complete beginners or more experienced sculptors. The course is taught by Miranda, a professional figurative sculptor and trained tutor with over 20 years experience. We use air drying clay so that you may take your portrait sculpture home at the end of the course.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials plus light refreshments throughout the day.


2 days

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts



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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Intermediate level
  • Advanced/pro level
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Middleton Hall, Middleton, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 2AE