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Sculpting the Figure in Clay : An Artistic and Technical Journey to Understanding the Creative and Dynamic Forces in Figurative Sculpture (Paperback)

Author: Rubino, Peter

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A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO SCULPTING THE HUMAN FIGURE IN CLAY

In Sculpting the Figure in Clay,acclaimed portrait bust sculptor and author Peter Rubino teaches a master class in the essentials of figurative sculpture. In this intensive, all-inclusive guide, he introduces students to a natural, straightforward geometry that will help them become masters at forming figures in clay. Rubino?s unique approach utilizes a geometric system consisting of blocks, simple shapes, and guidelines that instruct students in a new and instinctive sculptural style. With these easy-to-follow instructions and informative concepts, students will see figures as the basic shapes beneath the form as well as learn vital approaches such as BLT: Bend, Lean, and Turn, to create evocative expression, and the Three Ps: Position, Proportion, and Planes, for accurate representation. This unparalleled resource is the definitive guide to figurative sculpture.

TOPICS INCLUDE:
? The Fundamentals of the Clay Torso
? Observing the Model
? Essential Materials and Tools
? Sculpting the Female Torso from the Live Model
? Sculpting the Reclining Figure from the Live Model
? Sculpting the Hand, Foot, and Lower Arm
? Plus Many Photographic Reference Poses for continued Study

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Publisher Watson-Guptill Pubns
Mfg Part# 9780823099245
SKU 211579584
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0823099245
Release Date 4/20/2010
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0192
Publisher Watson-Guptill Publications
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