Ceramic Sculpture: Making Faces

Ceramic Sculpture: Making Faces : A Guide to Modeling the Head and Face with Clay

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This is a step-by-step guide to sculpting the human face. It is richly illustrated with both photographs and diagrams for creating detail. It comes from experienced sculptor and instructor Alex Irvine. Sculpting the human face presents a unique artistic challenge, but this richly illustrated guide thoroughly demystifies the process. Instructor Alex Irvine goes step-by-step, explaining everything from creating basic, rough outlines to surface refinements to finely detailed replicas, accompanied by photographs and sketches.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 213.36 x 276.86 x 10.16mm | 544.31g
  • Lark Books,U.S.
  • Asheville, United States
  • English
  • full colour throughout, includes photographs, includes line drawings
  • 1454707763
  • 9781454707769
  • 73,409

About Alex Irvine

Alex Irvine is a working sculptor, instructor, and member of the Clayspace Co-op in Asheville, NC. His work has been featured in numerous shows and he teaches intensive workshops on sculpting the human face.
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Sculpting the human face presents a unique artistic challenge--but this richly illustrated guide...
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