$360 – $400

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Belconnen Arts Centre

118 Emu Bank

Belconnen, ACT 2617

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Body Casting with Sally Adair

Tuesdays > 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Term 2 | 8 May – 3 July
* No class on 12 June

“Sally generously shared her skills and knowledge. She was kind and respectful, and the project was so fun! It was the highlight of my week.”

Casting has been used for centuries as a method of replicating body parts for educational and artistic purposes. Looking at both traditional and contemporary techniques, we will be exploring different methods of body casting including using alginate, plaster bandages and directly cast moulds.

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8 May:
Learn sculpture basics, including how to mix plaster and press moulds.

15 May:
Capture expressive hand gestures with plaster bandages.

22 May:
Finish and mount cast hands.

29 May:
Use alginate to create a realistic replica of a body part then create mould and cast forms.

5 June:
Create moulds in groups and experiment with direct body casting.

19 June:
Continue group mould making.

26 June:
Cast in prepared moulds.

3 July:
Open moulds and finish pieces.

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$400

Friends of BAC cardholders receive a 10% discount.
All materials will be provided.

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Please contact Belconnen Arts Centre via email, or phone (02) 6173 3300.

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