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Waavy Studio

Garden Sculpture Sessions at Waavy Studio

Meet Saturdays Nov. 4th & 11th to learn to figure sculpt with a live model.

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Garden Sculpture Sessions at Waavy Studio
Garden Sculpture Sessions at Waavy Studio

Time & Location

Nov 04, 2023, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Waavy Studio, 320 SW 49th Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134, USA

About the event

PLEASE READ BELOW:

2-Week Workshop

When: Saturdays, November 4th & 11th

Time: 3pm - 6pm

Get ready to learn and create in a warm and welcoming at Deb's backyard, go home with a new skill and possibly even new friends!

Our intention for this workshop is to teach students the basics of figure sculpting with a live model in a fun & comfortable creative space.

Allowing everyone to feel supported while learning something. We want to give everyone the tools to be able to learn how to properly sculpt the human body & send them off to continue practicing their sculpting skills on their own or with further practice at Waavy Studio & Raw figs in the future!

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Workshop Break Down:

November 4th - Day 1

3 pm - 3:15 pm:

Introduce the workshop, share details on the focus of the class & do a student icebreaker (I like to do an icebreaker to help get everyone more comfortable! Maybe the students can share their names, pronouns, and their favorite artist)

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm:

Explain the human body in relation to figure sculpting, talk about the different sculpting techniques/tools & do a demo on how to sculpt the human body step-by-step. Answer any questions that the students may have

3:30 pm - 5:50 pm

Students begin sculpting the model out of clay

5:50 pm - 6 pm

Wrap up everyone’s pieces in plastic, leave students with book recommendations & different sculpting videos/media for them to study during the week.

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November 11th - Day 2

3 pm - 3:15 pm:

Student Icebreaker: ask each student how they felt after the first sculpting session & what they think went well/what didn’t work for them. Answer any additional questions students may have about their pieces.

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm:

Get into finishing the first form

3:30 pm - 5:50 pm

If anyone wants to begin a second sculpture, they would do so at this point

5:50 pm - 6 pm

Wrap up session explaining next step: glazing & picking up fired pieces. Pieces will be ready in 2 weeks after the workshop for glazing or strictly pick up.

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What to Expect with ticket:

  • Base your sculpture off of 1 half nude model
  • 3 hour sessions
  • 2 lbs of clay
  • Piece will be fired up (Please Note: Pieces cannot be larger than 12 inches in order to fit into the kiln.)
  • This is a home studio with ivy all over the front.
  • This workshop will be outside in the garden.
  • Wear clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. Aprons are available if needed.
  • Feel free to bring your own food and drinks.

PLEASE NOTE:

This is a workshop not an event, so please NO PHOTOS until models are no longer posing. 

MUST BE 18 or older.

Also, please read ticket terms and policy (located below ticket option) before purchasing.

Tickets

  • 2-Week Workshop

    Please Read Policy and Terms.

    $185.00
    +$4.63 service fee
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