Current Art Block: Soapstone

Frances Vig
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Soapstone and Clay Sculpture - Course Description

Friday, August 22, 2014

In this course students carve animal forms from blocks of soapstone or alabaster. We examine animal sculpture created by Inuit artists of northern Canada for inspiration. The goal was not to reproduce a naturalistic representation but rather to shape the quality of movement. This is difficult work because it challenges our ability to enter...

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