Sculpting, Course for Youth and Adults. Sharjah Art Institute, 2018. Photo: Sharjah Art Foundation

Session Description

Sculpting (Beginner)
Sharjah Art Institute Course

Dates: Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 12 January–18 March 2020
Timings: 3:00 pm–8:00 pm
Location: Sharjah Art Institute, Arts Square
Ages: 17+
Languages: English and Arabic

This course is a general introduction to sculptures and three-dimensional shapes. Participants will learn the art of sculpting and the relationship between mass and space. They will learn how to shape clay and explore the sculptural uses of gypsum and its treatment as well as the process of casting and extraction. Participants will learn to upgrade their work from an almost two-dimensional shape, such as a medal, to a fully three-dimensional shape, such as a human skull.


To register, please send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call (06) 568 8800.
The registration fee for each course is AED 500 per person for both morning and evening sessions. Materials are provided by Sharjah Art Foundation.

Sharjah Art Foundation is committed to making its programmes as inclusive and accessible as possible. Disability access symbols are included in all education programme descriptions to indicate the accessibility of individual sessions.

Kindly contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) in advance to arrange any support needed during this session. Support could include ramps for wheelchairs, reserved seats for those with hearing impairments to read lips, and sign language interpreters for talks and symposia.