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Sculpting A Male Sketch Model From Imagination with Eric Michael Wilson

Sculpting A Male Sketch Model From Imagination
Learn to Sketch the Figure in Clay! Eric will lead you through his approach to sculpting a bozzetto from imagination

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Eric Michael Wilson
Modeling & Sculpture
Human Figure
Oil-Based Clay
2h 44m 20s

In this lesson master sculptor Eric Michael Wilson demonstrates a traditional process of sculpting the sketch-model or bozzetto from imagination focusing on the female figure. Eric will show you how to use the sketch-model as an initial stage of the sculpture or 2D design process. Eric will cover each step of his take on the process from the technical elements such as materials, tools, and armature construction to the design thought-process.


  • 3/4″ x 18″ x 18″ Melamine Square
  • Clamp
  • Modeling Stand
  • 16 Gauge Steel Galvanized Wire
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Locking Pliers
  • 3/16″ Aluminum Wire
  • Calipers
  • Roma Plastilina No. 1
  • Wood Modeling Tools
  • Metal Ruler

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