An ideal start point for those wishing to explore sculpture techniques and ideas. This course covers both foundation technical skills and a creative exploration of different materials and ways of working. Sculpture is wonderfully fun and creative and with some simple skills taught, great results can be achieved. The first half of the course comprises three weeks of figurative sculpture in clay with a life model. The second half of the term is an introduction to plaster, wire and other materials. Students leave the course with a strong foundation of sculpture skills as well as an individual approach to the practice.