I teach workshops and classes for small groups and private parties in: paperclay small sculpture & assemblage, papier mache bowls and papier mache birds. Available for private parties (4 or more students) at a mutually convenient time.
Katherine DuBose workshops
INTRODUCTORY CLASSES IN PAPERCLAY Explore Creative Paperclay in this 3 day workshop with professional artist, Katherine DuBose Fuerst. You will create a single free standing or hanging figurine. Day 1 starts with a demonstration of the construction of a simple armature and continues on to the basic building of the sculpture. Day 2, different surface painting techniques are explored and implemented. Day 3 finishing and embellishments are added. Length of workshop is 3 hours each day; 3 single days on 3 consecutive weeks. Cost is $155 per person with a $20 materials fee. Minimum 4 people/ maximum 6 people per class to insure personal attention by instructor to each student. Private single or group lessons available. Please use the contact form if you are interested in this workshop.
Advanced Paperclay part II
(must have taken Introduction to Paperclay)
4 Week Course; $150 per person, no materials included. This class will explore making a Paperclay sculpture from concept to end result.
PAPIER MACHE BOWLS In this 2 day workshop, you will make and finish at least one papier mache bowl. Day 1 covers various ways and forms in the construction of the base bowl. Same day, my special paste recipe will be used to construct a sturdy bowl. Day 2 is held a week later to allow the bowl to cure properly and will explore transfer techniques and surface decoration. Cost is $110, which includes basic materials. A minimum of 4 people/ maximum 7 in each class. Private single or group sessions available.Please use the contact form if you are interested in this workshop.