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Life Modeling: Sculptural Study of the Human Form

AR 108 - Life Modeling: Sculptural Study of the Human Form - 4

A study of the human figure through the medium of life modeling in clay. Slide lectures dealing with contemporary as well as traditional attitudes toward the figure will complement studio activity and offer a perspective on humankind's fascination with its own form. Initial course meetings will deal with elementary concepts in wax and clay as they relate to the figure. Students will be instructed in armature-building as well as mould-making techniques; finished works will be cast in plaster or bronze.

Fulfills arts requirement. Lab fee: $80

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