What you will do
Two session course
Come join this exciting 2 day weekend course offering an introduction to Plaster, with London Sculpture Workshop. Plaster is a highly versatile material often used by sculptors. It is a reasonably cheap and convenient material to use within the studio. It is a fast setting material which is often used within casting, mould-making and construction.
In this class
This great 2 day course will start with demonstrations on simple waste-moulds and building plaster sculptures around wooden armatures.
Students will then be encouraged to explore and experiment with the processes shown using the materials available - you can really go crazy and build your own creations!
This class is open to all levels including beginners.
It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, London Sculpture Workshop
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 RCA 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.
We offer Day, Evening and Weekend courses - ranging from a 3 hour Introduction to Welding to a 6 day Bronze Casting Course, available to book throughout the year.
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.