Adult Xmas clay Sculpture Course
December 6, 2023
The Mill at Upton
No experience required – ideal for beginners. Come and join our friendly group..
By the end of this course you should be able to:
- Create a 3D small scale sculpture and clay imprints
- Use air dry clay and scraffito to techniques to create texture.
- Use acrylic paint on 3D surfaces.
Weds 6th Dec – Clay christmas decorations and car air freshener 1-3pm
We will roller air dry clay provided and cut it into a variety shapes and sizes of our choice. We will use a scraffito method, natural fauna, fabrics and stamps to carve in patterns and imprint various textures. We will add string and natural essential oils of your choice to one of the hangings to make a reusable environmentally friendly natural car air freshener.
Weds 13th Dec – Clay Robins 12:45-2:45pm
We will learn the method of creating a thumb pot in order to sculpt a clay Robin with a carved out base for a tea light candle, ideal as a festive decoration.
Weds 20th Dec – Clay Robins colour 2:30-4:30pm then optional christmas meal afterwards at the same venue 5pm onwards
We will plan the colour scheme for the above creations and paint them using acrylic paint now that they will have dried hard.
All sessions take place at The Mill at Upton, 76 Liverpool Rd, Upton, Chester CH2 1AU