Discover the art of sculpture with our six-session beginner's workshop, "From Clay to Creation." Designed specifically for individuals with no prior experience, this course offers a welcoming and supportive environment to explore the timeless craft of three-dimensional art.
Over the span of six sessions, each lasting 2.5 hours, participants will be guided through the fundamental techniques of sculpture. You'll learn how to handle and mold clay, understand form and structure, and eventually bring your unique visions to tangible life. Our experienced instructors will provide step-by-step instruction and personal feedback to ensure that each student develops a strong foundation in sculptural practices.
Introduction to Materials & Basic Techniques: Get to know the tools of the trade and start manipulating clay.
Understanding Form & Volume: Learn how to create balance and depth in your work.
Detailing & Texturing: Add character to your sculpture with various detailing techniques.
Assembling Components: Master the skills to combine multiple pieces into a cohesive whole.
Finishing Techniques: Explore methods to refine and finish the surface of your sculptures.
Presentation & Critique: Share your completed work with the class and engage in constructive feedback.
Whether you're looking to express yourself creatively, unwind with a new hobby, or simply try something new, our sculpture class is the perfect starting point. Join us and unlock the potential of your hands to shape masterpieces in the making. No prior experience? No problem! Our friendly approach ensures that everyone can enjoy the process of learning and creating. Let's mold your artistic journey, one session at a time.
1. Clay: Pottery or stoneware clay, about 10-15 pounds. It is suitable for beginners and suitable for hand-making techniques. 2. Engraving Tools: Basic Engraving Tool Set: Includes Ribbon Tool, Wire End Tool, Loop Tool, and Needle Tool. 3. Wooden boards & wire: used as supports for sculptures 4. Metal Scraper: Used for smoothing and shaping clay surfaces. 5. Wood Styling Tools: Various shapes for different carving techniques. 6. Wire Clay Cutter: Used for cutting and removing clay parts. 7. Canvas cloth or wooden board: Prevents clay from sticking to the table and makes cleanup easier. 8. Water Container and Sponge: Small bowl or container of water. 9. Natural Sponge: Used for moistening and smoothing clay. 10. Apron or old clothes:Sculpting can get messy, so wear something you don't mind getting clay on.
If you need us to provide all materials, the material fee is 59CAD.