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Écorché sculpture workshop is strong method to master and to commit the complex forms of the human figure to memory. This course will focus on better understanding the skull and muscles of the face, as well as it's various facial features. Students will use oil-based clay on an armature to build a life size anatomical sculpture of the human head. They will first sculpt a life-size skull from an actual plaster cast. They will then proceed to sculpt the unique muscles of the face onto the skull. Students will learn through a series of master lectures on the anatomy of the head, anatomy textbooks, and photo as needed.
Required materials for the class are as follows:
1.) One basic head armature
2.) Basic set of sculpture tools if you have them. If you do not have tools we can supply these for you.
3.) 5 blocks of Sargent or Van Aken brand sulfur-free oil clay in the 4.5 or 5 pound blocks (required). The clay must be of a soft or medium consistency.
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The Decorus Atelier of Figurative Art
Sunset Park, Brooklyn
117 57th St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, New York 11220 Sunset Park, Brooklyn
117 57th St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, New York 11220
We are conveniently located just a few blocks away near the 59th station off the N/R train and right next to the ferry stop for the South Brooklyn Ferry coming from Wall Street in Manhattan to Sunset Park Brooklyn. You can find parking right outside or at the Brooklyn Army Terminal next door.
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Decorus Atelier of Figurative Art is committed to offering students a solid foundation in classical methods of drawing, painting, and sculpture though a rigorous schedule of traditional training. Students training at Decorus will follow in the traditions of the great masters of art, and concentrate...
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In this course, you will learn how to do a realistic human head from start to finish, exploring the anatomy of the face in-depth, proportions, features, and expressions. You’ll learn the principles of building armatures and handling clay. All work in clay from the life model. All levels of experience are welcomed. Registration fee included....
Thursday Sep 15th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
This class is not for people who make molds; this is a class for people who want to know how to make molds. Our Resin-Rubber Overview is geared toward new-comers to mold making who want to know about the materials available and the basics of how to use them. This class is designed for the beginner mold maker. An important step in successful mold making...
Thursday Aug 11th, 6pm - 8pm Eastern Time
This course is designed for beginners and experienced artists who wish to have studio time sculpting the human figure. Students will begin by learning to see the planar forms body through careful observation of the human figure. The instructor will then introduce students to primary and some secondary muscle forms of a generalized human figure. The...
Saturday Sep 17th, 10am - 1pm Eastern Time(12 sessions)
Highly acclaimed sculptor, Ailene Fields, will be demonstrating and teaching the fine art of stone carving and finishing. Basics of stone carving - initial roughing out, developing a form, final finishing and polishing are presented during the course. There is a choice of softer stone or marble. tools, sharpening and maintenance are all covered. Participants...
Wednesday Sep 7th, 4pm - 7pm Eastern Time(4 sessions)
This class will be structured as a more in depth look at the Metal Coating process and other fun finishes that are easily achievable on metal or non-metallic surfaces. In this class, we first cast resin objects and turn then them into metal looking pieces of art. We will show you the multiple steps of the Metal Coatings as well as tips and tricks to...
Saturday Sep 10th, 11am - 2pm Eastern Time
The students will gain an understanding of the fundamentals of the Human body, developing the perception of the body structure and shapes, and how to translate this information into a form. This course will have a live model, and examples will also provide an understanding of how the human body was seen in the context of history. While working primarily...
Monday Sep 12th, 3pm - 6pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
In this 4-day course, students will be introduced to the history of stone carvings. Students will learn the use and purpose of different tools and various carving techniques to make figurative or abstract sculptures on stone. The goal is to complete a sculpture and gain experience in direct carving of soapstone, alabaster, or marble. MATERIAL LIST...
Tuesday Sep 13th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
The fundamental issues in sculpture, such as material, process, context, form, scale, structure, and space will be introduced; combined with the elements and principles of design within the context of sculpture. A significant component will be the variety of materials that might be used - clay, wood, metal, and plaster, as well as the review of supplemental...
Wednesday Sep 14th, 3pm - 6pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
Relief Sculpture, or Bas Relief, should be on every sculptor's inventory of skills. This exciting course will allow the student to work with confidence and critical thinking. We will examine how basic drawing skills of perspective, light, shadow, convexity, help to play a part in the construction and design of your Bar, (low) Relief incorporating...
Friday Sep 16th, 1pm - 3pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
Working from a life model this class explores how to capture the spirit of the pose, use skeletal landmarks as a guide to proportion and introduce basic concepts of anatomy and design. This course takes on the formidable task of learning how to organize the complexity of the human body. We focus on close visual observation - training different modes...
Saturday Sep 17th, 10am - 1pm Eastern Time(8 sessions)
Learn the basic-to-advanced skills needed to model the human form, with an improved understanding of gesture, proportions, and anatomy. Taught by an instructor in the graduate divisions of the NYAA, this class is intended to develop the student’s own creative vision and sense of rhythmic sculptural form while teaching the basic-to-advanced skills...
Monday Sep 19th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm Eastern Time(12 sessions)
Spend a weekend in the glassblowing studio with master glass sculptor Deborah Czeresko. Czeresko will share her personal approach, honed over her 30-year career, to sculpting this transformative liquid and manipulating glass into both abstract and figural forms. This fun and fast-paced two-day weekend workshop is perfect for the aspiring glass sculptor....
Saturday Sep 24th, 11am - 5pm Eastern Time(2 sessions)
Discover the beauty of engraved glass! This class will explore patterns and textures, using a variety of coldworking equipment and tools such as lathes, belt sanders, and flat grinders. In addition to acquiring glass engraving skills, students will also learn grinding and polishing techniques. Investigate the exciting medium of glass printing (Vitreography)...
Saturday Sep 24th, 11am - 5pm Eastern Time(2 sessions)
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