Sculptural Forms (tuition-free)

You will explore a range of three-dimensional working methods starting with simple studies of organic and geometric forms, culminating in basic figure and animal shapes. Each piece will be sculpted in clay and fired at the end of the semester. No prior experience necessary.

Special Notes

This is an in-person class which will take place onsite at Fleisher. Please review our COVID-19 community safety policies for current guidelines.

What you will learn:

  • To create forms out of clay from observation

  • How to properly use tools

  • How to prepare pieces for firing

  • How to finish sculptures with a variety of patinas

  • Increased knowledge of animal and human anatomy and relief sculpture

Required supplies:

  • A board to sculpt on

  • Modeling tools

  • Notebook and/or sketch book

  • Additional clay, as needed

  • The studio fee covers the cost of your first bag of clay, special tools, and firing fees. Students may need to purchase additional supplies.