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Sheet Copper Sculpture (February 2018)

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London Sculpture Workshop

Thames Side Studios, Unit Zero

First Floor, Harrington Way

London

SE18 5NR

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A four day introduction to working with sheet copper as a sculpture material using the techniques of beating and brazing.

Taking advantage of the excellent metal working workshop at LSW this course will show you the possibilities of working sheet copper, a great material for making outdoor sculpture, water features and hanging mobiles.

This course will cover:

Day One
Creating designs using paper templates for cutting sheet copper. Carving wooden moulds and formers to beat against to shape sheet copper.

Day Two
Cutting shaping and folding copper by heating and cold beating

Day Three
Joining copper by brazing using brass filler rods, or riveting.

Day Four
Surface finishes, patinas and effects for sheet copper sculptures

Bring along ideas, sketch books or small models for what you wish to make and any reference materials for ideas.

It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.

Beginners welcome.

Basic materials are included.

Course cost: £299

Course date: Tuesday 20th, Wednesday 21st, Thursday 22nd & Friday 23rd February 2018

Course times: 10am-1pm & 2pm-5pm

Number of places available: 12

Tutors: Robert Worley (RCA)


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London Sculpture Workshop

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First Floor, Harrington Way

London

SE18 5NR

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