Figure Modeling (In-Person)
with Morgan Dummitt
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Note: This course was originally scheduled for May 30 but has been postponed by one week to begin on June 6. Registration is open.
Sculpting from the life model is the foundational skill of traditional sculpture. Learn to model the 24-inch full figure in clay, from armature construction to finished sculpture. Topics of study will include proportion, gesture, and simplified sculptural form. All levels are welcome. Note: Tuition includes a $50 models fee.
- Learn to focus on large, simple shapes
- Gain a basic understanding of the major forms and rhythms of the figure and portrait
- Understand the building blocks of artistic anatomy
- Consider the goals of a study versus a finished sculpture
Optional: This course is available for 1.0 undergraduate credit for $645 (including model fee). Select credit option when registering.
Note: No class on Tuesday, July 4, for Independence Day.
Image: Morgan Dummitt, Brittany.
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Session 1: Jun 6 - Aug 15th, 2023
Tue for 10 weeks from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102 Get directions