Sculpture Workshops

A programme of Sculpture Workshops tutored by Helena Godwin. Helena is an experienced artist and teacher, living and working in Leamington Spa.

In the last twenty years she has been building a reputation for producing beautiful, unique sculptures of a consistently high and award-winning quality.

Helena is happy to announce that in 2017, she will be running a series of sculpture workshops to be held at ArtistsWorkhouse, Studley, each one looking at different aspects of sculpture and the relevant materials.

1. March, Saturday 11th – Portraits in sculpture

In this workshop we will be exploring how to depict the face in 3D, using various materials and techniques both traditional and modern.

2. April, Saturday 8th– Spring weaving

Spring is the perfect time to weave using willow, a wonderful natural resource found in abundance locally. In this workshop we will be using withies as well as other materials to create fairly large light weight sculptures

3. May, Saturday 27th  – Henry and Barbara

The Inspiration for this workshop will be Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth two iconic sculptors of the last century. In this workshop we will be carving and modelling in plaster.

4. June,Saturday 10th – Carve a garden gnome/sculpture

Carving in breeze block, this man made material is easy to carve and weathers well.

5. July, Saturday 8th – The wonders of nature

In this workshop we’ll looking at natural forms and how different artists have responded to this theme. We will be using a range of methods and materials.

6. August, Saturday 12th – Modroc Madness

Plaster impregnated bandage is a wonderful versatile material we will be having fun discovering what it can do.

All priced at £60 per session, all materials provided.

  • Workshops run 10.30am – 3.30pm, with a break for lunch and light refreshments will be available throughout the day.
  • Workshops are bookable in advance on a first come first served basis and payable upon booking a place. (places are limited)
  • In the unlikely event that we would have to cancel the workshop, a full refund will be provided promptly.
  • If you unfortunately need to cancel, a full refund will be given up until 2 weeks prior to the workshop date.
  • Workshops are held at ArtistsWorkhouse, The Royal Victoria Works, off Redditch Road, Studley, Warks, B80 7AU
  • For further details or to book a place, please contact Dawn Harris on 07889718242 or email artistsworkhouse@outlook.com.

for more information about Helena Godwin go to www.helenagodwin.com

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