Student’s Works – Rasor Sculpture Workshop Feb 2016

Julia S. Rasor’s Ceramic Sculpture Workshops

We have just completed my February ceramic figurative sculpture workshop and I am pleased to present some of the student’s and their finished masterpieces.

Rasor ceramic sculpture workshop students
Rasor ceramic workshop students, fine art sculpture

My next ceramic figure workshop is coming late April/early May, information below.


February 2016 Workshop

Student’s Works

Students who completed sculpting and firing their figures, finished their pieces with a patina taught at my San Diego Artist Retreat studio. Continue reading Student’s Works – Rasor Sculpture Workshop Feb 2016

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Julia S. Rasor – Art Challenge – Motorcycle Sculpture – Day 5

Art Challenge – Day 5

My Fashion Series sculpture is shown today for the 5/5/5 art challenge which consists of:

5 artworks/ over 5 days/ nominating another artist each day

My nominations:

Day 1 – Accomplished sculptor, Gilda Bronzé.  Her work is wonderfully complicated and far reaching

Day 2 – Manuelita Brown, creates eclectic and authentically personal bronze figurative and portrait sculpture

Day 3 – Scott Bruckner, an accomplished wood sculptor who focuses on contemporary shapes

Day 4 – Marta Hotell, a contemporary metal sculptor extraordinaire

Day 5 – Benjamin Lavender, provoking sculptor and craftsman


Fashion Series Sculpture – Day 5

For Day 5, I am sharing a work from my Fashion Series “Chopper Chick”.  I was inspired by the outfits and characters of the chopper bike crowd (I am a motorcyclist as well but am in the road racer/drag strip crowd).

Fine Art Sculpture, motorcycle, Chopper Chick, Julia S. Rasor
Chopper Chick, Julia S. Rasor, back angle
Fine Art Sculpture, motorcycle, Chopper Chick, Julia S. Rasor
Chopper Chick, Julia S. Rasor, back

 

 

 

 

The sculpture is ceramic 11 inches tall.  Remarkably, she is sitting on a found highway retaining fence split rail that I found on a motorcycle ride at a lookout just outside Prescott, AZ – you can see it on Google Earth!!!!! Continue reading Julia S. Rasor – Art Challenge – Motorcycle Sculpture – Day 5

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Julia S. Rasor – Art Challenge – Fashion Sculpture – Day 4

Art Challenge – Day 4

My Fashion Series sculpture is shown today for the 5/5/5 art challenge which consists of:

5 artworks/ over 5 days/ nominating another artist each day

My nominations:

Day 1 – Accomplished sculptor, Gilda Bronzé.  Her work is wonderfully complicated and far reaching.

Day 2 – Manuelita Brown, creates eclectic and authentically personal bronze figurative and portrait sculpture.

Day 3 – Scott Bruckner, an accomplished wood sculptor who focuses on contemporary shapes.

Day 4 – Marta Hotell, a contemporary metal sculptor extraordinaire.


Fashion Series Sculpture – Day 4

For Day 4, I am sharing a work from my Fashion Series “Cirque” referring to Cirque du Soleil.  She is a large 17 inch tall ceramic sculpture.  “Cirque” has a bright patina radiating like the sun – Cirque du Soleil, translated literally means the circus of the sun.

Fine Art Sculpture, Cirque, Circus, Julia S. Rasor
Cirque, Julia S. Rasor, left
Fine Art Sculpture, Cirque, Circus, Julia S. Rasor
Cirque, Julia S. Rasor, right

Cirque evolved out of thoughts of creating a figure that would be entertaining, wild, acrobatic, colorful, and flashing a Cirque du Soleil headdress and costume.


Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil is an extremely creative, Continue reading Julia S. Rasor – Art Challenge – Fashion Sculpture – Day 4

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Sculpture Workshop Begins This Saturday 2/6/16

Figurative Sculpture Class

My fine art sculpture workshop starts this Saturday, there are one or two slots available. You may drop-in the first day and sign up at that time.

Ceramic Figure Sculpting, Julia S. Rasor, Fallbrook School of the Arts
Ceramic Figure Sculpting, Julia S. Rasor, Fallbrook School of the Arts

If you must miss one of the three classes or if your piece is not finished at the end of the workshop, a make up class is available at the instructor’s mountaintop avocado ranch studio, the San Diego Artist Retreat, in Fallbrook at no additional charge.

The class is for adults to learn how to create three-dimensional representations of the human figure.  All experience levels are welcome. Participants may choose to make a representational (realistic) or abstract figure. See examples on my website FineArtSculpt.


Sculpting Process

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Sculpture Workshop February 2016

A reminder, my fine art sculpture workshop starts in less than two weeks. The class is for adults to learn how to create three-dimensional representations of the human figure.  All experience levels are welcome. Instruction is tailored to individual goals. Participants may choose to make a representational (realistic) or abstract figure.


Here are some examples:

sculpture workshop fine art figurative sculptures, representational and abstract
With the Flow and With the Flow II, Julia S. Rasor

 

sculpture workshop fine art figurative sculptures, representational and abstract
Tribute to Gaston and Tribute to Gaston II, Julia S. Rasor

 

fine art sculpture, representational and abstract
Harley and Triangle Man, Julia S. Rasor

More of my sculpture can be seen at RasorsSculptures.com. As background, I have a number of awards for my sculpture including First Place in Ceramics at the San Diego County Fair, Del Mar, Fine Art Exhibit (4th largest fair in North America) and my life-size sculptures have in the past, and are presently on exhibit at the San Diego Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA.

Instruction includes:

  • Proportion, balance, movement, emotion, surface
  • Technical methods
  • Tool use
  • Sculpture critique
  • Firings included
  • Patina instruction

Continue reading Sculpture Workshop February 2016

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