Sculpting the Head in Clay

Capacity: 6-15 people.

Have fun learning to construct the human head in clay.

Facial proportions, anatomy, symmetry and the topography of the head are covered, with particular attention paid to the modelling of facial features such as eyes and noses.

Bring along some photographs and we can even have a shot at a clay portrait.

Materials List

Includes all materials. BYO lunch.

Tutor: Richard Byrnes

Richard is a practising artist , having held 20 solo and over 100 group exhibitions in Australia and overseas. Having  extensive teaching experience to draw upon , he is committed to teaching sound drawing and sculpture techniques in  ways that are clear and accessible. His core belief is that art should be exciting  and joyous.   Richards works are included in the National Gallery, University of NSW, Artbank, Macquarie University and various regional Gallery Collections. Richards’ public sculpture commissions can be seen in North Sydney, Marrickville and Macquarie University. He is represented by the Robin Gibson Gallery in Sydney.