During my workshop sessions we get taught skills that we think will benefit us, Welding is one that I know will benefit me! MIG Welding or Metal Inert Gas: It is important that you cover the exposed areas of your body when doing either MIG or TIG Welding as the sparks produced can go flying… Continue reading Workshop- Welding
Through mould making using Mod Rock I realised that that style of process takes too long and produces things that are either too delicate or are only one offs so I decided to try press moulding as an experiment instead. This experiment is shown below: I laid out a piece of scrap, wet, yet mouldable… Continue reading Studio-new stage continued….
From this stage on I will be creating work based around a new idea for the rest of the semester. My idea; I am interested in the human psyche; the specific elements which bring us back to our primal instincts and also the associations that those primal instincts give us in relation to imagery. I… Continue reading Studio work- the new stage
In the second week of our workshop we were shown the technique of press moulding, in this process we sculpted a piece of clay into a shape that we wanted (basic principles being that the base was flat and that it had edges or walls) and then we took objects and pushed/pressed them into the… Continue reading Workshop Week 2!
Once our Territories project was over we then had to come up with a practice or topic to run with for the rest of the semester. I wasn’t very confident on what I should do that would be a feasible idea based on the amount of time I had to produce it and also given the… Continue reading Studio work-the next stage
At the start of the Studio section of this course we were set a project called ‘Territories’ in which we had to transform our studio spaces to become our ‘territories’, in other words a space in which we feel comfortable that embodies a part of our personalities or ideals/ideas. It also has to show our… Continue reading Studio- weeks 1,2, and 3!
Hello all :), this is my first entry write up of my second year on a Fine Art with Sculpture degree at the University of Chichester. This week in our sculpture workshops our lecturer decided to ease us back into the degree program after the summer break. We did Life Casting using Mod Rock and… Continue reading Workshop week 1