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WORKSHOP Clay Portrait

Rick Jones, Instructor
Saturday, April 28 & Sunday, April 29, 9am-1pm
Fee: $130 for Del Ray Artisans members or $140 for non-members
Eight participants minimum and nine participants maximum

This workshop is designed to introduce the participants to a basic study of the human head using an armature and clay. Instructor will provide participants with an armature and one bag of clay. Participants will work with building the portrait structure on day one and use a model on day two. Principle of proportion will be discussed to better capture the physical and artistic expression. Lectures and demos will be presented throughout the day. The fee includes one bag of clay, the 4-hour model fee and instructor built armature. Firing fees and additional model time is extra. All work must be removed at the end of the workshop.

Questions? Contact Rick Jones at or Drew Cariaso at

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Date: Saturday, April 28, 2012
Repeat Type: Daily;Until=4/29/2012 6:00pm
Time: 9:00am-1:00pm EDT
Duration: 4 hours
Category: Workshop*, Event*
Created by: Public Access ( by Office Manager )
Updated: Monday, March 12, 2012 4:45pm EDT
Attachments: None

Supported in part by:
City of AlexandriaAlexandria Commission for the ArtsVirginia Commission for the ArtsNational Endowment for the Arts

Del Ray Artisans gallery
at the Nicholas A. Colasanto Center

2704 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301-1124
Phone: 703-838-4827 | Directions

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First Thursday (May-Sep):  Noon to 9 pm
Friday:  Noon to 9 pm
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Sunday:  Noon to 6 pm

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