MODELLING FROM LIFE with master sculptor Phillip Piperides

Philip Piperides is renowned in Australia and internationally as a leading craftsman with extensive experience in modelling, casting and finishing.

Within his own foundry, Phillip meticulously controls every step of the process of bronze sculpture making. His virtuosity at modelling and his innovative patinas, through remarkable variations, convey the voluptuous richness of the human body. The masterclass will comprise of 4 parts: an introductory session, sculpting a live nude life model, demonstration of how to create a mould, video of bronze pouring.

Study under expert guidance as Phillip recounts his experience and knowledge to guide your sculptural practice. Participants will produce a small torso using clay with a life model assisting the figurative process.

Date | Saturday 22nd September

Venue | Currumbin Nippers Club

Time | 9am - 12noon (break for lunch 12noon - 1pm) 1pm - 3pm

Tickets | $150


Artist Phillip Piperides Artwork Reflection

Photography by Lexi Spooner

June Cremin