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Sheet Copper Sculpture (Mon - Thurs, 28 Feb - 3 Mar 2022)

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Unit 0, First Floor

Harrington Way

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A four day introduction to working with sheet copper as a sculpture material using the techniques

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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.

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: £470

Course date: Monday 28th February, Tuesday 1st, Wednesday 2nd & Thursday 3rd March 2022

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

Number of places available: 6

Tutors: Robert Worley (RCA)

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Is there parking available?

There is free parking available on site.

Is my ticket refundable?

Refunds for courses are not generally offered unless they are requested at least three weeks before the start of the course or in exceptional circumstances.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

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SE18 5NR

United Kingdom

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London Sculpture Workshop is an independent sculpture studio in Woolwich, South East London, located within Thames Side Studios, offering exceptional facilities for artists and those interested in making three-dimensional work.

 

Our short course programme covers a wide variety of technical and skill-based processes, taught by practicing artists in superbly equipped workshops. We teach a range of skills including welding, casting, mould making, metal and wood work, ceramics and hot metal practices.

 

London Sculpture Workshop is a not-for-profit, community interested company, established in 2012 by artists Giles Corby and Jessica Mello, trained at Royal College of Art and Slade. LSW has partnered with a number of prestigious organisations including; The British museum, The Crafts Council, CRISIS, The Architecture Association and Oxford Brooke's University. In 2013 and 2014 LSW was awarded the Chelsea Arts Club Trust ‘Artist Run Space Award’ and awarded a grant for our work from the Mayor of London in 2016.

Courses available to book throughout the year.

More information here: http://londonsculptureworkshop.org/

 

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