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Total Sculpture in Clay Workshop with Peter Rubino
$429.99
Total Sculpture in Clay with Peter Rubino
Beginners welcome 
December 3-5
10am-4pm
Member Price: $399.99
 
Peter Rubino will lead students on a technical and artistic journey toward understanding the dynamic and creative forces in sculpting representational figures and expressive abstractions in clay. Special lessons will be given on the head, hands and feet.
Utilizing Peter's guiding principles: Position, Proportion & Planes combined with easy to follow step by step instructions, students will learn how to “see in the round” and create limitless expressions in clay.  Peter will teach participants how to produce dramatic surface textures and professional looking pieces using various tooling techniques. Mr. Rubino will help students discover, explore and develop their own 3 dimensional designs with his unique method of "Sketching in Clay".  Preparing finished clay pieces for firing and the application of simple hand-painted patinas will be explored at the end of the workshop. Peter's upbeat and positive teaching approach encourages students to discover their own personal artistic style. “In class we don't make mistakes, we make adjustments.” Peter Rubino  
 
Artists Bio:
Peter Rubino achieved international acclaim for his 12-foot historic monument “Mother of All Life,” which graces the Boyko Research Center at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Beer-Sheva, Israel. Other monuments include “Angel,” a 35-foot figure created for Disney Corporation, and “Remembrance,” a national symbol and tribute to America’s fallen war heroes. Mr. Rubino is the author of "The Portrait in Clay" and "Sculpting the Figure in Clay ''. His books are translated in 5 languages and distributed worldwide by Penguin Random House publishers. Peter presents sculpture workshops throughout the US and abroad, including the Brooklyn Museum Art School, NYC. and The National Academy Museum School of Fine Art, NYC as well as Tuscany, Italy. Mr. Rubino exhibits extensively in the US and specializes in portrait sculpture capturing the likeness of President Barack Obama, jazz icon Dave Brubeck, and baseball legend Babe Ruth and to name a few. 
 
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If you have any questions, please contact Megan Reid at mreid@ccpvb.org or 904.280.0614 ext. 1206