To teach the safe handling of materials and tools.
To demonstrate the creative potential of working with willow
To make a bird sculpture.
An introduction to the safe handling of material and tools.
Bird sculpture planning – drawing with willow charcoal.
Step by step creating the sculpture:
Shaping and weaving the body structure.
Inserting and securing a pair of legs.
Connecting and sculpting a neck / head and beak.
Finishing touches – wings, tail, feet, eyes and feather effects.
All course materials and equipment provided by the tutor