Foundation Sculpture is an introduction to figurative work in clay. It covers the major techniques required in clay work, such as wedging, joining, pinching and coiling as well as the techniques of building a figurative sculpture and the utilization of mark and surface in figurative work. Students will produce a life-size hand, foot and one small scale head. The course includes basic anatomy and form of heads, feet and hands. Each exercise is supplemented with slide lectures of Art Historical Master’s sculptures as well as contemporary works.