This class has closed for online registration through the MFA. Please contact Stonybrook directly at 617-522-3331 to enroll.
Ten-Session Class: Thursday, September 26-December 5, no class November 28
Course Description: Study the anatomy and gesture of a live model in a variety of poses. Practice short studies to explore themes of abstraction and interpretation. Using a wire armature, form the figure, then create a sculpture using plasticine.
The MFA is delighted to present programming with Stonybrook Fine Arts. Founded by MFA instructor Morris Norvin, Stonybrook Fine Arts is a sculpture studio and foundry located in Jamaica Plain featuring small classes in a variety of media. Course include Stick, MIG, and TIG welding; bronze casting; mold making; ceramic sculpture; live figure modeling; and jewelry making. All courses and workshops include a tour of the Museum’s collections of sculpture and metals. Easily accessible by the Orange line, there is also on-street parking available. No experience necessary (except as noted); all course and workshop sizes are limited to provide a safe working environment. All tools and materials are provided. For more information on Stonybrook Fine Arts, visit www.stonybrookfinearts.com or call 617-522-3331.
Stonybrook Fine Arts
24 Porter Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130