Krista SteedKS@BroadmoorGalleries.com(719) 577-5744
Jamie Oberloh JO@BroadmoorGalleries.com719-577-5764
One of the most recognizable and celebrated hotels in the world. Began welcoming guests in Colorado Springs in 1918. Distinctive blend of history, luxury and genuine hospitality has made Broadmoor the longest-running consecutive winner of both the AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Five-Star awards.
July 10th & 11th
July 17th & 18th
July 24th & 25th
July 31th & August 1th
Our final weekend of the Broadmoor Art Experience ends on a high note with a heavy presence of Museum Artists. Marquee names within the museum world, including Gerald Balciar, Bill Nekeber, Veryl Goodnight, Kyle Sims, and Thomas Blackshear. Our very own Prix de West!
Mon-Sat 9:30am-5:30pmSunday 9:30am-5:00pm
1. Clay – Chavant Le Beau Touche. Get the regular clay, not HM (high melt).2. Clay warming devices, a metal bucket with a clamp on heat lamp or 100 W bulb works great.3. Tie wire.4. Aluminum foil.5. Scissors.6. Favorite sculpture tools.7. Plank of wood (pine) approximately 8″ x 8″ x 2″.Bring as many planks as you wish…the wood is used as the base for your sculpture.8. Plumber’s pipe, 1/2″ threaded: Bring several different lengths…up to 10″…not PVC pipe.Plumber’s pipe T joint.Plumber’s pipe couplers.Plumber’s pipe flange.9. Screws and screwdriver to secure the flange to wood…this may be done before you arrive. (Place flange in the center of plank)10. Wire cutters11. Needle nose pliers12. Rubber mallet.13. Spatula14. Measuring devices such as rulers, measuring tape, dividers, and calipers.15. Because we concentrate on BIRDS IN FLIGHT, live models in the classroom are more distracting than useful. I will demonstrate the technique of constructing a cantilevered bird armature that can be used for many different bird species and will show you how to assemble shapes to capture the “gist” of the specific bird.16. Bird field guides such as Peterson, Stokes, Golden, or Sibley. Sibley’s Guide to Birds (not Sibley’s Guide to Bird Life and Behavior) is best if bringing only one field guide. This popular book can usually be purchased at any bookstore.17. Bring your laptop to the class if possible.18. Bring your sketchbook.
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