Modelling, casting and other techniques

Portrait heads in terracotta – a visual approach with Jon Edgar

Ref: LW6663

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£373.00
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Summary

Create a life-sized portrait head and aim to capture the sitter's essence. Sensitive observation will inform your clay modelling through a whole day, with two models being used. You will then hollow out your second portrait head for firing and receive advice on mounting and finishing techniques.

Tutors

Jon Edgar

A tutor with 10 years experience teaching at West Dean on both short and degree courses, he has recently created bespoke short sculpture courses for the degree course at UCA, Canterbury, Yorkshire Sculpture Park and The Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, UEA.

Accommodation

Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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