Sculpting Magic Workshop
September 25,26 & 27, 2015 - SOLD OUT
Next Workshop to be held: Spring of 2016
Dan and Peter Sawatzky and their crew have long been known for their award winning dimensional signs that incorporate 3D sculptures into their design. They are now offering a three day workshop that will show just how they accomplishes this MAGIC on a daily basis. Over the course of three long days Dan, Peter and their gang will demonstrate and then guide you through the process from design, armature construction, shaping, sculpting in the detail and painting with their unique process. We'll carve concrete and Precision Board, weld steel, sculpt epoxy, paint and much more!
Bring your work clothes for this is a hands-on workshop!
Everything you need will be supplied - just come with an open mind and a willingness to learn. Lunch, dinner and snacks will be are included on Friday, Saturday and Sunday until lunch. Enjoy plenty of wholesome, home made cooking.
They will show how the same design principles and sculpting techniques work on any size project, large or small. Each student will sculpt a project of their own, following step by step as Dan and Peter demonstrate how even a very complex project is not at all difficult when broken down into small steps.
They will show each student how to use the most basic tools to create texture and detail in such a way as to make the projects simpler and faster to finish. Dan will give a talk about how to market your new found skills as well.
The workshop will be held in the Sawatzky's world famous studio/workshop, which is chock full of examples to learn from. They'll tour some of their most famous projects and see how everything fits togeher seamlessly. It will be three full days of high energy learning and inspiration - an unforgettable experience that will totally change the way you think about dimensional signs.
SPRING - TBA, 2016
Cost $1,800.00 Canadian dollars per person
The class size is limited and space is available
on a first come - first serve basis.
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