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Build Your Own Ecorché | Part 4: The Vertebrae, Thorax, and Humeri with Rey Bustos

Build Your Own Ecorché | Part 4: The Vertebrae, Thorax, and Humeri
Create Your Own Ecorché! Rey will show you how to sculpt the complex forms of the ribcage, spine and upper arms

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In this series, you will learn how to create your own ecorché sculpture from scratch with artistic anatomist, Rey Bustos. Rey makes the challenging but rewarding subject of learning artistic anatomy easy-to-understand and fun. In this fourth lesson of the series, Rey will show you how to sculpt the vertebra, thorax, and humeri. Rey will begin with the vertebral column and finish off with the humeri, explaining every step of the process throughout.

Materials

  • Art Alternatives Armature (Aluminum) Wire – 1/8″ Inch
  • 24 Gauge Steel Wire
  • Super Sculpey Clay – Original Beige
  • Shop Cloth
  • Super Sculpey (II or III) Chocolate
  • Zap-a-Gap Super Glue – Medium CA+
  • Baking Soda
  • Electrical Tape
  • Circular Wooden Base
  • Small Wooden Clay Tools
  • X-Acto Knife
  • Flexible Metal Modeling Palette
  • Petroleum Jelly
  • Staple Gun
  • Krylon Color Master Spray Paint – Almond
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Slip Lock Pliers
Intermediate
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