Learn to sculpt using air-dry modeling clay and pottery clay at Brady Therapeutic riding with Isabelle Truchon.
Learn to sculpt using air-dry modeling clay and pottery clay at Brady Therapeutic riding with Isabelle Truchon.

HORSE SCULPTURE, October 16, 10-11:30AM

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Brady’s Equine Art Program developed by Artist Isabelle Truchon is open to children from 8 to 99. Participants are exposed to a variety of media and fun hands-on techniques in a natural equestrian environment. Each class tackles a project from start to completion. The atmosphere is fun and non-competitive, encouraging exploration and observation. Each class is 90 minutes long and includes all materials.

 

Date: Horse Sculpture - October 16

 

Time: 10-11:30AM

 

Location: The Brady Therapeutic Riding facility located at The San Francisco Zoo (Free Parking available).

 

To sign up, please CONTACT US, provide the class you want to register for. Next,  CLICK HERE  or scan the QR code below to give your tax deductible donation. 

 

 

 

 

 

Class Outline

  • Students will be introduced to the elements of form and shape 
  • Students will create general shapes that make up the horse form
  • Students will use their hands and fingers to create the shapes that will make up the forms of the horse body with clay 
  • Students will learn to use clay tools to create texture in the clay
  • The Brady horses will serve as our models for the class

Materials employed

  • The Brady live models, Pete, Phoebe, Lola and Honey
  • Pictures of our models
  • Water
  • Pictures of models
  • Set of clay tools
  • Clay blocks
  • Metal wire for armature
  • Shapes in clay as examples of shapes to be used
  • Water buckets
  • Rags, cotton towels

What to bring

  • Painting clothes
  • An open mind
  • A positive attitude
  • A light snack