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The Resource Ceramic sculpture : making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay, Alex Irvine

Ceramic sculpture : making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay, Alex Irvine

Label
Ceramic sculpture : making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay
Title
Ceramic sculpture
Title remainder
making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay
Statement of responsibility
Alex Irvine
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a step-by-step guide to sculpting the human face. It is richly illustrated with both photographs and diagrams for creating detail. It comes from experienced sculptor and instructor Alex Irvine. Sculpting the human face presents a unique artistic challenge, but this richly illustrated guide thoroughly demystifies the process. Instructor Alex Irvine goes step-by-step, explaining everything from creating basic, rough outlines to surface refinements to finely detailed replicas, accompanied by photographs and sketches
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Irvine, Alexander
Dewey number
731.42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ceramic sculpture
  • Face in art
Target audience
adult
Label
Ceramic sculpture : making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay, Alex Irvine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Before You Begin -- Tools and Materials -- Getting to Know the Head -- Anatomy -- Head Building Techniques -- Slab Building (The Cylinder Technique) -- Building from a Solid Clay Block -- Building with an Armature -- Facial Features -- The Refining Process -- Eyes -- Simple Eyes -- Nose -- Ears -- Mouth and Chin -- The Forehead and Brows -- Hair -- Facial Expressions & Aging -- Happiness -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Sadness -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Anger -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Sculpting an Open Mouth -- Fear -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Surprise -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Disgust -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Aging -- Gravity Versus Elasticity -- Types of Anatomical Changes -- Age Group Generalizations -- Firing & Finishing Techniques -- Bisque Firing -- Finishing Techniques -- Testing -- Multiple Bisque Firings
Control code
000053423360
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781454707769
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Ceramic sculpture : making faces : a guide to modeling the head & face with clay, Alex Irvine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Before You Begin -- Tools and Materials -- Getting to Know the Head -- Anatomy -- Head Building Techniques -- Slab Building (The Cylinder Technique) -- Building from a Solid Clay Block -- Building with an Armature -- Facial Features -- The Refining Process -- Eyes -- Simple Eyes -- Nose -- Ears -- Mouth and Chin -- The Forehead and Brows -- Hair -- Facial Expressions & Aging -- Happiness -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Sadness -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Anger -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Sculpting an Open Mouth -- Fear -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Surprise -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Disgust -- Anatomy -- Sculpting -- Aging -- Gravity Versus Elasticity -- Types of Anatomical Changes -- Age Group Generalizations -- Firing & Finishing Techniques -- Bisque Firing -- Finishing Techniques -- Testing -- Multiple Bisque Firings
Control code
000053423360
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781454707769
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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