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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
'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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