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Northwest Stone Sculptors Association

Herbert George: Understanding Sculpture
A workshop and sculpture walk with Sculptor, Professor and Author Herbert George
April 6th to April 8th, Orcas Island, Washington
Click HERE to Register On-line
'Elements of Sculpture', Herbert George

Please join the Northwest Stone Sculptors Association and Herbert George on beautiful Orcas Island for a workshop on Elements of Sculpture from April 6th  to 8th. The two and a half day workshop will cover his book:  A Viewers guide, The Elements of Sculpture, his perspective on the famous
20th-century artist Constantine Brancusi, the origins of modern abstract sculpture and a walking tour through San Juan Islands Sculpture Park.

Workshop Outline:
Friday evening April 6th:
arrive on Orcas for a welcoming reception with drinks and appetizers at the Orcas home of sculptor Michael Yeaman
Saturday, April 7th: all day audio-visual workshop focusing on four topics:
  • Constantine Brancusi and the difference between how things appear and how they are
  • Understanding sculpture as revealed in George’s book the “Elements of Sculpture”
  • The invention of Modern Sculpture; beginning with the early 20th century Russian Constructionists
  • Sculpture in our landscape. What does Brancusi’s Targa Jui work in Romania tell us?
Sunday morning April 8th: travel to San Juan Islands Sculpture Park on San Juan island where George will lead a walking tour of this outstanding sculptural site utilizing his “Elements of Sculpture” insights.

BrancusiWorkshop Fee $120: which includes Friday reception, Saturday workshop with lunch, a copy of George’s book “Elements of Sculpture ” and guided Sunday walk

Attendees Need to Provide:  Own transportation to Orcas, Friday/Saturday night accommodation on Orcas, Saturday/Sunday meals (except Saturday lunch) and Sunday transportation to and back from San Juan Island.

Registration is limited to first 20 people.

To register online, please Click Here. (or goto: http://nwssa.org/events/47-understanding-sculpture)
For additional information or to register off-line, please contact either Renee Roberts (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., phone: 206 930 0060) or Michael Yeaman (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., phone: 360 961 4240)

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