Sundays 2:00pm-5pm – 5 Week Session- Jan. 21, 28, Feb 4th, 11th, 18th
Join Master Artist Thomas Satcher in an immersive Alla Prima Sculpture class, where you’ll explore the fusion of impressionistic ideologies with the tactile art of clay modeling. Throughout this course, you will develop the skills to create figures from your imagination that exude confidence and vitality. Course includes one bag of water-based clay, additional clay is available for purchase.
Key Learning Objectives:
- Alla Prima Methodology: Gain proficiency in the alla prima technique, allowing for direct and spontaneous expression in three-dimensional clay sculptures.
- Impressionistic Ideologies: Explore and adapt the primary ideologies of Impressionism to clay sculpture, incorporating form, composition, and clay handling to convey emotions and energy.
- Figure Sculpture from Imagination: Develop the ability to sculpt figures without reference, fostering creativity and authenticity in your artistic expressions.
- Energy and Emotion Integration: Learn advanced techniques to infuse your clay sculptures with life, movement, and emotional resonance.
- Confidence Building: Cultivate confidence in your artistic intuition and decision-making, as you create sculptures that reflect your unique vision and style.
- Vitality in Art: Understand how to impart vitality into your sculptures, creating pieces that captivate viewers and tell compelling visual stories.
- Expressive Artistry: Unlock your creative potential and learn to express yourself with immediacy and vibrancy through the tactile medium of clay.
- Confident Sculpting: Build confidence in your ability to sculpt figures from your imagination, breaking free from reliance on references.
- Individualized Feedback: Receive personalized feedback from Master Artist Thomas Satcher, allowing for continuous improvement and refinement of your sculpting skills.
- Final Project: Showcase your newfound abilities by creating a dynamic, emotionally charged clay sculpture that reflects your artistic journey.
- Optional Firing Service: Explore the option to fire your completed clay sculptures in our kiln for an additional cost, ensuring a lasting and professional finish.
Embrace the fusion of tradition and innovation in Alla Prima Sculpture and emerge with the skills to create clay sculptures that not only embody confidence and vitality but also resonate with the energy of your artistic spirit. Enroll now and embark on a transformative artistic journey!