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Animal Sculpture

Animal Sculpture

You will sculpt animals of your choice.
Areas covered include armature making, wax or clay modelling, animal anatomy and preparation for firing clay. Animal Sculptures can be in relief or in the round, with or without armature, depending on pose, or try the solid built method.
Working with animal anatomy, quickly capture expressive gesture and movement in your chosen animal subject. Demonstrations will include techniques for understanding animal anatomy and sculpting various animal textures. This workshop is great if you are interested in exploring 3D, or ceramic.
Bring images or use those provided. Artists of all levels are welcome, including beginners

Standing Horse by Patricia Barker

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Patricia Barker

A very experienced sculpture teacher and practitioner who has been teaching sculpture since 1991. Patricia is a figurative sculptor who works primarily in stone, but also in clay and wax. She aims to imbue her carvings of the figure with feeling and a sense of presence. Patricia has exhibited her work at The Discerning Eye, RBA, SWA and is a member of Chelsea Art Society, where she received a sculpture award in 2015 and 2016.

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Patricia Barker Sculpture