Broadwater National Park 
Portrait Sculpture Workshop

Erika is excited to continue a with her  Portrait Sculpture Workshop at the

Greg Bowering Sculpture Studio

Seaview Crescent  Broadwater National Park.

Her classes are designed to accommodate all levels from experienced to beginning artists. 

Erika's experience and career encompass the period from 1990 when she first created figurative sculptures to today. She has exhibited extensively, and her work is in numerous national and international collections.  

She is a professional educator BA Education; BA (hon) Art, and PgCert Philosophy.

Workshop 1: June 20th to 22nd 2022

 

Workshop 2: June 24th to 26th  2022 

For detailed information see :

Lesson and Registration Information

Accomodation Information 

 

    

Portrait Sculpture 

 

Gaze and Expression.

Using air dry clay to create a beautiful portrait sculpture 

 

Create lifelike and profound portraits in clay. During a three-day workshop participants will learn to successfully create physical harmony and expression, while balancing techniques, and creativity.

 

Working from photographs students will develop skills such as

  • measuring proportions and placement

  • modelling the facial features eyes, ears, nose etc.

  • visual and tactual acuity

  • responding with a sculptor’s sensitivity to form, subject and material

  • Learning the techniques of finishing clay sculpture

Erika will lead participant through the anatomical study of the skull and individual features to create expression and narrative.

Over the course students will gain fluency in the handling of clay and a visceral understanding of the human face. 

 

The workshop is open to all levels of experience.

June  20th - 22rd  2022   

June 24th -26th 2022  

 

Lesson and Registration Information

Fees

The June workshops will run for 3 consecutive days:  Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

From 10 am to 4 pm including 1 hour lunch

Fees include tuition , all materials and digital instruction manual.

Air dry clay 5 kg ,and clay-tools, and armatures are available for use during the workshop.

Fees for the workshop are below: 

One workshop three days: $550. 

Lunch: Please bring a plate.  Thank you  

Drinks: Coffee, assorted teas and filtered drinking water are provided for 

Registration 

e:   mayerika@optusnet.com.au

P:   0413643646

Workshops fill quickly so we recommend that you call or send an email to check availability.

 

Payment 

Payments are to be made via cash or direct transfer 

On Registration please pay a deposit of $100

Deposit is refundable on cancellation 14 days prior to the workshop. 

Please pay the remaining $ 450  14 days prior to the workshop 

For direct transfers:   BSB: 066505  ACC: 0014 6731

Numbers per class 

To ensure that the workshop is a personal experience and that participants get most of the experience, each class will have no more than eight students.

 

Accomodation Information

Workshop 20th to 22nd June 

Visit :  Happy Sun House  Broadwater airbnb

Click:

https://www.airbnb.com.au/rooms/49957376?source_impression_id=p3_1651894911_DblooeqI3Dw9tOTF 

Alternatively visit 

Evans Head Holiday Park - Reflections Holiday Parks

Workshop 24th to 22nd June 

1 bedroom available on site $ 125 per night 

Visit: Happy Sun House  Broadwater airbnb

Click:

https://www.airbnb.com.au/rooms/49957376?source_impression_id=p3_1651894911_DblooeqI3Dw9tOTF 

Alternatively visit 

Evans Head Holiday Park - Reflections Holiday Parks