2016 Sculpting Class Overview

Feb 26-28 3-Day Portrait AZ
Mar 11-13 3-Day Portrait FL
May 13-15 3-Day Portait Upstate NY
June 6-10 5-Day Figure Upstate NY
July 25-29 5-Day Por/Fig Upstate NY
Aug 8-12 5-Day Adv Por Upstate NY


Sculpting Workshops and Classes

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay only from Mr. Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live models will be used during class.

Previous students range from beginners to professional artists. The goal of both the portrait and figure seminars is to teach sculptors how to improve their techniques and speed. Finished pieces are not usually obtained though students are allowed to take projects that they have worked on during the class.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:30 daily and enrollment ranges from 16-20 students. Cost for the three-day sculpting seminars is $595. Five-day classes are $950.

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit will be required for registration. Balance for the seminars will be due 6 weeks prior to the first day of class. A link will be sent at that time to pay online or payment can be mailed. Once balance is paid it is non-refundable.

Seminar frequently asked questions

 

Seminars

Deposit: $595.00

Register Online payment in full: $595 (no deposit).

Due to the early date of this class full payment is required to register. We will not be collecting a deposit and requesting the balance at a later date.

This class will be held at: Covert Clay, 9925 N 131 Place, Scottsdale, AZ 85259.

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay from Mr. Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live models will be used during class.

Previous students range from beginners to professional artists. The goal of both this portrait  seminars is to teach sculptors how to improve their techniques and speed. Finished pieces are not usually obtained though students are allowed to take projects that they have worked on during the class.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:00 daily and enrollment ranges from 16-20 students.

For questions please contact us at info@phillipefaraut.com or call 585.229.2976.

Deposit: $595.00

This class is filled.

Registration for this seminar is completed directly through the college. Contact them at cssp@ringling.edu or call 941-955-8866 to join the waiting list.

This class will be held at: Ringling College of Art, Sarasota, FL.

This seminar includes lectures emphasizing bone structure and discussions on expression and ethnicity. Three days are spent working on sculpting exercises in water-based clay with step-by-step, one to one instruction which will assist students in understanding the intricacies of modeling the human face. 

Though participants are welcome to keep any projects worked on during the seminar, the goal is not to work toward the completion of a single finished piece but rather to provide students the opportunity to experiment on numerous small studies.

Class runs from 9-4 daily Fri-Sun.

Please call 585.229.2976 for questions or email us at info@phillipefaraut.com if you have questions not answered by the college.

Deposit: $200.00

Class Fee: $595 - Register Online with $200 Deposit.

This class will be held at: PCF Studios in Honeoye, NY.

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay from Philippe Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live models will be used during class.

Previous students range from beginners to professional artists. The goal of this portrait seminar is to teach sculptors how to improve their techniques and speed. Finished pieces are not usually obtained though students are allowed to take projects that they have worked on during the class.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:30 daily. Enrollment ranges from 14-18 students.

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required for registration. Balance of $395 for the seminar will be due 6 weeks prior to the first day of class. A link will be emailed with a reminder at that time to pay online or payment can be mailed. Once balance is paid it is non-refundable.

Student Lodging Information

Seminar frequently asked questions

For questions please contact us at info@phillipefaraut.com or call 585.229.2976.

Deposit: $300.00

Class Fee: $950 - Register Online with $300 Deposit

This class will be held at: PCF Studios in Honeoye, NY.

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay from Philippe Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live nude models will be used during class.

This seminar will focus on the full seated figure; nude or draped from a live model in water-based clay. Several lectures and demonstrations, on proportions, anatomy and the use of planes in the construction of the body and head will be provided. In addition, time will be spent on the dynamic of several types of drapery. The technique of preparation for firing water-based clay will be discussed. Firing services will not be provided during the workshop.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:30 daily. Enrollment ranges from 14-18 students.

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required for registration. Balance of $650 for the seminar will be due 6 weeks prior to the first day of class. A link will be emailed with a reminder at that time to pay online or payment can be mailed. Once balance is paid it is non-refundable.

Student Lodging Information

Seminar frequently asked questions

For questions please contact us at info@phillipefaraut.com or call 585.229.2976.

Deposit: $300.00

Class Fee: $950 - Register Online with $300 Deposit

This class will be held at: PCF Studios in Honeoye, NY.

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay from Philippe Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live nude models will be used during class.

This seminar will cover both the portrait (2 days) and the full seated figure (3 days); nude or draped from a live model in water-based clay. Several lectures and demonstrations, on proportions, anatomy and the use of planes in the construction of the body and head will be provided. In addition, time will be spent on the dynamic of several types of drapery. The technique of preparation for firing water-based clay will be discussed. Firing services will not be provided during the workshop.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:30 daily. Enrollment ranges from 14-18 students.

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required for registration. Balance of $650 for the seminar will be due 6 weeks prior to the first day of class. A link will be emailed with a reminder at that time to pay online or payment can be mailed. Once balance is paid it is non-refundable.

Student Lodging Information

Seminar frequently asked questions

For questions please contact us at info@phillipefaraut.com or call 585.229.2976.

Deposit: $300.00

Class Fee: $950 - Register Online with $300 Deposit

This class will be held at: PCF Studios in Honeoye, NY.

Individuals will receive one to one sculpting instruction using water-based clay from Philippe Faraut, while still being encouraged to explore their own styles. Live nude models will be used during class.

This advanced seminar will focus on the portrait in water-based clay. Several lectures and demonstrations, on proportions, anatomy and the use of planes in the construction of the head will be provided. In addition, time will be spent working on ethnicity, gender differences and expression. The technique of preparation for firing water-based clay and much more will be discussed. Firing services will not be provided during the workshop.

All materials are provided for use during the seminar. Class hours are from 9-4:30 daily. Enrollment ranges from 14-18 students.

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required for registration. Balance of $650 for the seminar will be due 6 weeks prior to the first day of class. A link will be emailed with a reminder at that time to pay online or payment can be mailed. Once balance is paid it is non-refundable.

Student Lodging Information

Seminar frequently asked questions

For questions please contact us at info@phillipefaraut.com or call 585.229.2976.

Class Location

Please note that Honeoye is located in upstate New york (a 5.5 hour drive from New York City). Students may prefer to fly in Rochester, NY international airport. A car will be necessary to drive the final 45 minutes south to Honeoye as there is no public transportation in this part of the state.

Transportation & Accommodations

Rochester, NY is the closest airport at approximately a forty-five minute drive to classes held at our NY studio. We strongly recommend a rental car during your stay, as we will not be able to provide transportation. Accomodation information can be found on our links and resources page.