In this fun 6-week course students will learn the basic tools, materials and process for sculpting the human figure. Participants will hone their observational skills while creating a bust and/or self-portrait through self-observation in a mirror. Students will move through the steps of measuring proportion, understanding volume, planes and anatomical structure to create finished works. Some previous clay experience recommended. Course fee includes 25# clay and bisque, glaze firing fees are additional.
no class 11/28
Emily Lamb joined Baltimore Clayworks as a resident artist beginning in the fall of 2019. Originally from Denver, CO she attended Virginia Commonwealth University of the Arts to receive her BFA in Craft and Material Studies. Using a combination of blown glass, abstract forms and figurative hand-built ceramics, she focuses on the transition between the body and the mind.