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10211 112 St NW

10211 112 Street Northwest

Edmonton, AB T5K 1M7

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Figure in Clay
w/ Ritchie Velthuis


Date: Thursdays, September 26 – November 14, 2019.
Hours: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

@ Harcourt House Artist Run Centre
Art Education Room #2, Annex Building, 10211 – 112 Street NW, Edmonton, AB
Please ring buzzer upon arrival

Are you looking to develop or improve your figurative sculpting in clay? Using live model, participants will study various clay-modeling techniques, complexity of a human figure and will create successful ceramic sculptures. The properties of clay as a sculptural medium, basic anatomy, armatures, and various hand building techniques will be covered over the course of the workshop.Materials:Though clay and kiln firing will be provided, participants should bring their own sculpting tools, a board to work on, and old cloth.

Edmonton based artist, Ritchie Velthuis, has been a practicing his craft for most of his life. This commitment was rewarded with the distinct honour of designing a Homeless Memorial for Edmonton in 2011 which was collaboratively created with Keith Turnbull, Mike Turnbull and numerous community artists. The last 25 years have been devoted to exploring sculpture in various mediums including clay, resin, stone, cement, ice, and snow. He has received numerous awards for his ice and snow practice which include People’s Choice, Artist Choice and 1st place in the national category of the International Snow Sculpture Event at Carnival in Quebec City.

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