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Thursdays | 9/19-10/24 | 12:00noon -3:00pm $360.00 Materials and model fee included! Join us as we learn to sculpt an 18" figure in clay! In this six- week class, we will study the rhythm and movement of the human form, with a focus on anatomy, musculature, and proportion.


Thursdays | 11/7-12/19, no class 11/28 | 12:00noon -3:00pm $360.00 Materials and model fee included! Since antiquity, artists have been sculpting muscular and expressive figures and a focus on the torso offers a close-up study of the core of the figure. In this class, we will learn to sculpt the torso with a focus on anatomy, musculature, expression and proportion.

About the Classes

We will work in an oil-based clay on a fixed armature, while studying from a live model. Beginner and intermediate. No experience necessary. Small class size. Bring a sketch pad and pencil for the first class! *All students must be 18+ because we work with nude models. Teen students who are serious about art are welcome with written permission from a parent or guardian.

To Register: Click on "Classes" at the top of the page!

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(240) 379-7134

The Griffin Art Center at
6 W 5th St, Frederick, MD

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