found sculpture and assemblage

Young People’s Programs: Found Sculpture and Assemblage

Friday October 25th and Saturday October 26th 9:30-3:30, Ages 13-17

$100 for members $150 for non-members


This two-day workshop for teens will introduce you to the principles of sculpture and assemblage, including considerations of space, shape, composition and intent. You will work with natural and found materials to explore ways of creating a sculptural work that is made up of materials from around us. We will discuss questions of reuse and sustainability in art, and examine ways to be responsible with the materials we use. Supervised use of power-tools involved.

Created for young people ages 13-17 to engage them with the natural world while building their technical skills and allowing their creativity to shine in a two-day long workshop. Maximum 16 participants.

9:30-12:00 Theme exploration and material collection
12:00-12:30 Lunch
12:30-3:30 Technique practice and art-making