Life Head Sculpture in Clay with Damien Rochford


Organizer: Quirky Workshops

Name: Greystoke Cycle Cafe

Phone: 017684 83984




Penrith, Cumbria,
CA11 0UT

Price Notes

Adult £74.00 per day including lovely 2 course lunch, refreshments and cream tea


On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green, direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls. We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days, Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station 5 miles


This will be a busy day workshop offering an opportunity to try your hand at modelling a portrait head in clay under the expert guidance of Damien Rochford. This course is suitable for beginners and those with experience. The tutor will provide aprons, clay modelling tools and the clay which will be between £12 and £20. Armatures for the Head sculpture day will be available. Students may take their pieces home for firing or allow them to dry unfired You will be carefully guided through the various stages and considerations of head sculpture with clay - a forgiving medium as you can add, take away and improve ad infinitum. This workshop could also be useful for artists who work in 2-d to study the anatomy of the head in the round.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
27/07/2017 27/07/2017 09:30 to 16:30
30/07/2017 30/07/2017 09:30 to 16:30