2019 WORKSHOPS


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* POLYMER CANES (for SCULPTURE, BEADS & VESSELS.)

* AIR DRY CLAY SCULPTURE ( Makin's Clay and/or Apoxie Sculpt)

* PAVERPOL GARDEN ART.

* PRECIOUS METAL CLAY.

and WEEKLY DROP-IN CLASSES.


                                                Please use 'CONTACT ME ' to book into classes.

DON'T FORGET...... THE CONTEMPORARY CRAFT RETREAT 25TH TO 28TH OCTOBER 2019

ALSO, 

TUESDAY 29TH OCTOBER IS A FULL DAY OF SCULPTING.... SCULPT WHATEVER YOU WISH USING APOXIE SCULPT OVER AN ARMATURE.



POLYMER CLAY CANES for SCULPTURE,VESSELS & BEADS.

POLYMER CLAY WORKSHOP

Create patterns in polymer Clay logs or "CANES" and use slices from the logs to create beads for a beautiful necklace.

Techniques include:-

Mixing colours

Cooling and cutting clay slices

Roll / create beads

Refining and baking

Includes 5 Polymer Clay colours

COST: $155

NEXT WORKSHOPS :               2019

                          SUNDAY 15th SEPTEMBER  10am to 4.30pm
                          SUNDAY 10th November  10am to 4.30pm
                          SUNDAY 8th December    10am to 4.30pm


 

                      DROP - IN CLASS


                                   WORK ON YOUR PROJECT OF CHOICE.

                           LEARN TO SCULPT FIGURES IN POLYMER CLAY, APOXIE SCULPT & MAKIN'S AIR-DRYING CLAY OR PAVERPOL.

LEARN HOW TO FORM POLYMER CANES TO CREATE SCULPTURE, VESSELS, BEADS & PENDANTS.

LEARN THE BASICS IN WORKING WITH PMC SILVER ( $120, includes 15gm SILVER CLAY  + $10 towards SUNDRIES)


EVERY THURSDAY & SATURDAY

       10.30am to 1.30pm 

       COST : $25

         Materials extra.

                


 

                    PRECIOUS METAL CLAY SILVER

 Beginners Class

Learn the Basic techniques of working with 16g PMC3 (99% Silver).

Work with texture sheets & cutters to make your own pendant.


Suitable for Beginners.

COST: $120

DATE:  TBA



 Intermediate PMC3 Silver

        Create a pendant and/or earrings using 16 gms of 99.9%  Silver Clay 


Silver Clay consists of small particles of silver mixed with an organic binder and water.
The Metal clay can be textured and cut or moulded to shape. It is then dried, refined and fired on a gas stove top (or torch / kiln fired) to transform it to silver.

Techniques include:-

Rolling and cutting

Working with texture

Making a bail

Patina (optional)

Polishing and finishing

           

          COST : $140

           12.30 to 4.30

                   DATES:  2019       


              Sunday 13th October

             


               

ANTIQUE HORSE in APOXIE SCULPT


* Learn how to create an armature attached to a wooden    base.

* Sculpt a horse and add texture to embellish the body.

* Paint and Patina your horse.


SATURDAY 24th AUGUST     2.30 to 5.30pm

SUNDAY      25th AUGUST    10am to 5.30pm

COST $205


 PAVERPOL  INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

Contact me to organise a date.

         9.30AM TO 4.30PM OVER 2 DAYS. 

    COST : $390

This Course is an introduction to Paverpol & the various techniques 

used for making armatures.


You will make 3 different types of sculptures... 

1/ Seated lady with foil shaped face. 40cm

2/ Standing lady with press moulded clay face. 60cm

3/ Nomad with polystyrene face and shaped nose. 40cm

 You will learn;-

*Figure structure, 3 types of armatures. 

*Figure wrapping, using fabric strips & wrappers. 

*Figure draping and dressing. 

*Head dressing, turban, hair & cord wraps. 

*Finishing touches, dry brushing. 

* ARTSTONE crackle earth on Nomad base or Bodice of Standing lady

* Introduction to PAVERSAND, PAVERSCRUB, PAVERCOTTON and DECORATIVE FIBRE

* Hints, tips and ideas. 

* Colour mixing. 


All product and instructions are supplied. 


You will receive a USB plus instruction folder. 


An Accredited Workshop Instructors Certificate

 will be issued on completion of Course. 


Web site listing for practising Instructors 


Discount on products. 


 PAVERPOL GARDEN ART

 Paverpol sculptures are suitable for Outdoors & Indoors.

 If interested, Please contact me & we can organise a date for your class (if not listed already).


 WHIMSICAL WOMAN


* Create an armature.

* Cover with foil then Paverpol -dipped fabrics.

* Create and add a molded face

* Dress using fabric pieces.

* Add colour 


SUNDAY   3rd November, 10am to 4.30pm     

Cost $160     


 
OUTDOOR SCULPTURE, EGYPTIAN GODDESS


Create a sculpture using Paverpol Artstone, fabric hardener with fabrics, copper sheeting and clay


Techniques include:-

Create an armature and attach it to a wooden block

Sculpt head and hands ( or use a face mould )

Seal sculpture with Paverpol (weather proofed) fabrics

Add Copper sheeting and Artstone for decoration.

 Your sculpture will need to be sealed after it dries.


Please bring Al. foil, apron and Lunch

DATE:  TBA

COST : $180


GRECIAN GODDESS

Create a Wire and foil armature for a standing lady 60cm tall.

 Sculpt a face, chest, shoulders and hands (or use a mold for the face). 

Wrap the body with fabric strips dipped in a weatherproofing product, (Paverpol).

Dip fabric into Paverpol and drape around the the body.

Dry brush extra colours for highlights.

COST : $180 

10am to 5pm

DATE:  TBA

Bring Al. foil and lunch

 

SEATED LADY


Sculpture approx. 60cm tall.

Seated on a wooden post with fabric draping

COST:     $130   ($5 extra to create a clay face)

 OR

Seated on a wooden post, dressed using Paverplast and Artstone

COST :    $170 + ($10 extra to create a Clay face,hands and feet)


DATE:  TBA      
10am to 4pm

                          Bring al. foil & lunch.


 

 ELEGANT LADY


This Sculpture is completed in a 5 hour class.

 Learn how to build an Armature then seal it with Paverpol fabric strips.

Dip & drape fabrics to dress your sculpture.

DATE :  Contact me to make a date


TIME:    10.30 - 4pm

 Cost:  $130  60cm tall
           $160   80cm tall
           $180   90cm tall

10am to 3.30pm ( includes half hour lunch break)

BRING Aluminium Foil & Lunch

 

 


NOMAD

Create a Single Nomad using an armature, fabric & Paverpol.

COST: $150  90cm tall ; $130  75cm tall ; $100  60cm tall


10am to 4.30pm (includes half hour lunch break)

DATE:  Contact me to make a date.

          

Double Nomads $220  90cm tall

                            $185  60cm tall

The doubles will take an extra 1.5 hours to create.



 






DRAGON



   60cm in length, sitting on a wooden branch.
                           9am to 6pm

                 ALL MATERIALS SUPPLIED

                              COST $350

                 Saturday & Sunday  TBA


 Contact me if you would like to attend a class

DRAGON NOTE BOOK COVER
DATE:  TBA  

COST: $100

Create your book cover using Makin's Clay and mixed media.

Bring your Note Book (or let me know if you want one supplied at extra cost). 

Maximum size 25cm x 20cm

You may choose to frame your creation instead.

SEA DRAGON IN APOXIE SCULPT

Use a 2 part Air-dry clay to create a sea dragon wall hanging.

Bring your own beads/ stones/ crystals to embellish.

Techniques include:-

Making an armature

 Covering with clay.

Sculpting a dragon face, glass eyes included

Creating scales in clay and adding metal leaf

Attaching fronds and a hanger.


DATE; 30th June 10am to 4.30pm 

24th November 10am to 4.30pm

 COST: $180

Please bring lunch and foil