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Sculpting the Figure

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

This intensive workshop consists of a demonstration and a lecture with hands on sculpting. The course is designed to acquaint the beginner with the basics of figurative sculpture while helping more advanced students deepen their understanding of the figure. Anatomy, proportion, gesture and form will be addressed as well as capturing a likeness to...


2 sessions

Saturday Oct 21st, 10am

Sculpture Without Sight

at Unarthodox - Chelsea
547 W 27th St Ste 300, New York, New York 10001

Touch is the first sense to develop when we are born. Yet most of our life is experienced through sight and sound. In this class, we take you back to the very beginning. Explore your sense of touch by sculpturing...without sight. You will receive an introduction to basic clay sculpturing. Then you will sculpt...blindfolded! You will be given a subject...

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Silver Clay Workshop

at La Mano Pottery - Chelsea
110 W 26th St, New York, New York 10001

Precious metal clay, or silver clay, is made of pure silver mixed with water and an organic binding agent. You can mold it into an endless number of shapes and designs. When fired, the binding agent burns off, resulting in original fine silver jewelry—99.9% pure. Learn the basics of how to work with silver clay in our introductory workshop. This...

Sunday Nov 12th, 12:30pm

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Open Studio – Figure Sculpture

at Wagner College Lifelong Learning - Grymes Hill
1 Campus Rd, Staten Island, New York 10301

Participants work without instruction from a long-term pose. The fee for this program includes models fee, clay and firing of a small scale terra cotta sculpture. Participants are welcome to draw or paint from the same pose.  Materials and firing are included in monthly fee. Join at any time throughout the year. Register for the full month, and...


4 sessions

Saturday Nov 4th, 9:30am

Texture and Clay

at ArtWorks at West Side YMCA - Upper West Side
5 W 63rd St, New York, New York 10023

In this class, we concentrate on all construction techniques for making vessels, sculptures, wall pieces, and tiles.  Glazing and painterly surface techniques explored to enhance and embellish forms.  Personal projects are encouraged and one-on-one help given as well as class demonstrations.  All levels welcome.


8 sessions

Tuesday Oct 31st, 2:30pm

Figure Sculpture

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

This course is designed to provide students with an intensive introduction to traditional figurative sculpture based on techniques from Italian and European old Masters. Focus of the course will be on molding in clay sculpture directly from a live model in order to study the human form. In particular it will cover the techniques of clay modeling and...


2 sessions

Saturday Nov 4th, 10am

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Explorations with Clay: Wheel (Beginner)

at ArtWorks at West Side YMCA - Upper West Side
5 W 63rd St, New York, New York 10023

This class is an introduction to throwing on the potter’s wheel, emphasizing how to create functional forms such as cylinders and bowls. Participants will also learn to enhance forms with decorating and glazing techniques. Q&A Q: What is the make-up policy for multi-session classes?  A: If you sign up for a class with multiple...


8 sessions

Saturday Nov 4th, 10:30am

Project Night (Teens & Adults)

at Yonkers Pottery - Yonkers
379 McLean Ave, Yonkers, New York 10705

This one night class is another great way to get your foot in the clay studio if you're curious to try out pottery making or have some experience but are too busy to commit to a class term. In these sessions the teacher will walk students step by step through forming a specified project piece that they will be able to personalize according to choices...

Thursday Oct 26th, 6:30pm

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Kiln Fired Glass Objects: The Glass Fusing Experience

at Art Studios @ JCC in Manhattan - Upper West Side
334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

The process of melting glass to make artwork has been around for over 2000 years. You will get hooked on this enduring art form as you learn to cut, layer, and stack glass that will be melted (fused) in a kiln. Learn the difference between a full fuse and tack fuse, and create pieces with color and depth that can only be achieved with this medium....


4 sessions

Thursday Oct 19th, 6:30pm

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What Lies Beneath the Surface: Sculptural Drawing

at The Art Students League - Midtown
215 W 57th St, New York, New York 10019

Working from nude models in variety of poses, we will explore the movement, proportions, structure and significant anatomical landmarks of the human figure as well as the concepts, materials and techniques involved in recording what is observed and learned. Three dimensional understandings of form and immediate and intuitive drawing methods will be...


5 sessions

Monday Oct 30th, 6pm

Sculpture: Small Buildings in Clay

at Art Studios @ JCC in Manhattan - Upper West Side
334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

This architecture-based sculpture course provides an introduction to structural details taken from Gothic and Romanesque styles. Students of all skill levels will learn to create small windows and doors using paper templates, transfer to clay and then add ornamentation. The completed product will then be made into a press mold in order to create multiples. ...


6 sessions

Wednesday Nov 15th, 10am

Figure Sculpting with Clay

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Working with a live model for portraiture and full-figure pieces, gain skills in depicting the human form in clay.  Both long and short poses will be offered, with some pieces created as exercises and some taken to completion and fired. Disclaimer: 92Y studios come equipped with 25 electric potters' wheels, a gas reduction kiln and three electric...


6 sessions

Tuesday Nov 14th, 7pm

Carving Light

at UrbanGlass - Fort Greene
647 Fulton St, Brooklyn, New York 11217

With a focus on exploring the optical properties of glass, this introductory to intermediate course will introduce students to different methods of cold, mechanical manipulation to create surfaces that reflect, diffract, or distort. From grinding and polishing to faceting and etching, this course will cover how to use all the machines in the cold shop...


6 sessions

Thursday Nov 9th, 6pm

Pre-College Sculpture

at Ashcan Studio of Art - Murray Hill
45 E 34th St 4th Fl, New York, New York 10016

Sculptural techniques are taught in three broad categories; clay modeling, mold making & casting, and assemblage. You'll learn how to develop your ideas in three- dimensional media, and may at times create works that combine two and three-dimensional media.  The curriculum culminates in the completion of a series of sculptures that display...


4 sessions

Wednesday Nov 1st, 4pm

Rodin at the MET

at Lauren A Kaplan Art Tours - Central Park
1000 5th Ave, New York, New York 10028

Auguste Rodin was initially rejected from the École de Beaux-Arts, which turned out to be a great thing for art history. This enabled him to think outside the box and generate new types of artistic expression.  To celebrate the centennial of Rodin’s death, the MET has brought all of its Rodin holdings together in an illuminating exhibition....

Friday Nov 17th, 6:30pm