Sculpting Realistic Doll Hands and Feet

Instructor Bio: 
77 minutes

Join art doll creator extraordinaire, Marlaine Verhelst, as she shows you how she sculpts her award winning whimsical doll hands and feet.

Watch close-up as Ms. Verhelst explains step-by-step the techniques she uses to sculpt paper clay into life like hands and feet. Ms. Verhelst uses an air dried clay that is a perfect inexpensive material for beginners that requires no additional kilns or ovens. Marlaine’s sculpting techniques can be applied to a variety of clays, so this class is for you if you want to achieve professional sculpting results, regardless of the clay medium you use.

No experience is needed, so don’t miss this opportunity to learn from a master and get the techniques and skills to start adding sculpting to your creative expression.

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Covered In This Class: 
  • the right tools to use
  • building the base
  • tips and tricks for working with air dried clay
  • adding whimsy to your design
  • how to achieve correct proportions
  • pitfalls to avoid when planning your pieces
  • easy repair solutions for cracks
Materials Used In This Class: 
  • Air dried clay (Darwi, Creative Paperclay, la Doll, Formo)
  • Basic sculpting tools

Included with purchase a PDF filled with photos, notes and all the resources you need to get started.