Book 3: Figure Sculpting Volume 1: Planes & Construction Techniques in Clay


In their third book on modeling techniques in clay Philippe and Charisse Faraut present a comprehensive approach to the complex subject of the human figure. Over 700 photos and illustrations are used to demonstrate series of exercises for the head, torso, arms, hands, legs, feet and full figure that promote rapid progress while learning the anatomy specifically relevant to the 3D artist. The traditional clay sculptor, as well as the digital sculptor, will find information on structure, planes, balance and the subtle details that are required in order to master the art of clay modeling.

Further Features include:

  • Small to life-size sculptures studies.
  • Step-by-step demonstrations.
  • Explanations of rhythm lines and S curves.
  • Illustrations for bones and muscles.
  • Extensive examples of hands and feet.
  • Firing and finishing techniques.

Hardcover, Smythe sewn, 8 3/4” x 11 1/4”, 230 pages.

Also available in the UK @ Alec Tiranti

Also available in German:  Auch in deutsch erhältlich