Workshops & Exhibitions
Sculpture in a Day - Figure
Thursday 20 May 2021
10:00am - 03:30pm
Create a beautiful & unique figure sculpture using recycled textiles & Powertex products.
Chose from a wide variety of head styles, learn how to build a simple armature using everyday materials, then dress your sculpture in your choice of textiles before finishing with coloured pigments.
All materials, full instruction, protective gloves & apron included. Tea, coffee & soft dri&s will be provided throughout the day. Please bring a packed lunch.
You will be taken through all the steps to create your beautiful & unique weather resistant sculpture under the expert tuition of Liz Dixon, approved Powertex Trainer.
You will learn lots of tips & techniques throughout the day to enable you to continue with your own Powertex projects at home.
Where possible, we aim to use recycled textiles & found object in our workshops. If you have a piece of natural fibre material that you wish to incorporate into your work, then please feel free to bring this along with you & we can advise if it is suitable for use. However, all materials & protective gloves/aprons are included in the cost of the workshop.
Please can we request that long hair is tied back, & rings/bracelets are removed before attending.
Please bring a packed lunch.
Artistic ReTreats Home Studio
30 Frog Lane