Art Class -Drawing For Sculpture-


Jan 20th- Feb 17th
5 weeks/ $225 (+$20 materials)

Monday aft 2-4:30pm
Monday eve 7-9:30pm

*Course Content*
Using a Bargue drawing exercise, we will learn traditional techniques in 2D and then apply them to seeing 3D form using reference casts. We finish with a relief clay portrait study to understand how to use this approach to create accurate sculptural form.

*Suitable for beginners or intermediate*
-excellent foundation course for anyone interested in sculpture
-perfect for artists who want new insights in understanding structure
-ideal for sculptors frustrated with continually 'taking away & adding the same material'

*You will leave this course with*
-a step by step approach to seeing that you can practice at home
-new techniques that you can apply to your own artwork
-drawing studies from 2D/3D references & a clay portrait study in relief
-greater appreciation and understanding of sculpture as a medium

To Register or More Info:
Email info@melaniefurtado.com or call Melanie at 250-813-1607 (leave message)

Bargue Drawing plate

First step of drawing exercise
Example of handout on seeing concepts

Students working :)

Example of a face cast reference we will be working from