ART 1650

Figurative Sculpture

3 Credits

The student will develop a sense of insight into anatomical structure and develop skills in sculptural techniques by producing works in a variety of media from the live model. The student will work in the techniques of kiln-fired clay, plaster additive, direct carving, and plastic and metal casting. The various techniques, mediums, and philosophies will be explored through classroom demonstrations, film/slide presentations, and gallery/museum visits. Frequent class critiques will be initiated as an ongoing method of positive evaluation. Course/lab fees.

GE Outcomes: Aesthetic Awareness