Direct Plaster Sculpture with Neil Wood
One of the most freely creative and immediate sculpture techniques. This short course will cover armature design methods, direct working, colouring and finishes over 3 sessions.
Saturday 2nd March 10am - 1pm
Session 1 - Design & Armature
You will design your sculpture before building a suitable armature using wood and/or metals. The armature will then be packed and a plaster bandage skin applied.
Saturday 9th March 10am - 1pm
Session 2 - Direct Working
In this session you will learn the techniques of working direct with plaster of Paris, how to mix plaster and the about the tools and equipment for direct working.
Saturday 16th March 10am - 1pm
Session 3 - Colouring & Finishing
In session three you will complete the direct working stage before moving on to colouring your sculpture. There'll be a selection of colours and finishes to choose from.
All materials and equipment are included together with learning resources and information about health and safety and suppliers.
Book the whole course here at Guildhall Gallery.
Sessions take place at County Staff Club, Eastgate Street, Stafford.
Ticket price: £125 for all three sessions
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