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​Plaster Cloth Animal Workshop

at Spring Bird - Dundee Township

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Dundee Township, North Side
18N600 Westhill Rd
Dundee Township, Illinois 60118
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 6
Teacher: Anna Lentz

What you'll learn in this crafts class:

Create your own whimsical animal sculpture!

Make a stand alone sculpture or animal mask to hang on your wall!

Join us for a day of creating a whimsical animal sculpture, while being immersed in the woods of Spring Bird!

You Will Learn:
  • to design an animal
  • to build an armature for your animal
  • to sculpt with plaster cloth
  • to build fine details
  • to paint your animal sculpture
  • to seal your sculpture
All supplies are included!

Yours to take home: recyclables and plastic bags for making the armature (but if you would like to bring something special from home, please do!)
  • plaster cloth
  • acrylic paint and sealer
  • bottle caps, cardstock and small finishing touches
  • guidebook
  • tote bag
Snacks  and Drinks are provided, please bring your own sack lunch. There is a small refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, and stovetop to available for keeping food cold or warming them up!

Weather permitting, we hope to be creating outside! ​

Preparations/What to Bring:
  • Comfortable clothes; Clothes that can get messy; Clothes appropriate for hiking in the woods, if student desires to hike
  • Lunch

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If you withdraw from a class 7 days or more prior to the class, you will receive a full refund. If you withdraw from a class 6 days or less prior to the class, you will not receive a refund. If a class is canceled, you will receive a full refund.


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School: Spring Bird

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To nurture and sustain a thriving and creative place for performing radical acts of hospitality. 


We envision welcoming visitors for retreat and for nature and art education. We wish to share Spring Bird with others as well as maintain its health. Furthermore, we conceive of this...

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