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Clay Sculpting

This short course will introduce to students the basic concepts of Clay Sculpting. Beginning with a simple armature, we teach students about the various materials and tools that are needed to create a Clay Sculpture.

Course Details

Award : Certificate of Participation
Duration : 45 hours
Next Intake : 31st March 2018 - 9th June 2018

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to various materials and tools
  • Concepts of Armature building
  • Adding Clay
  • Building forms
  • Checking silhouette
  • The head
  • Adding details
  • Polishing and finishing

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the sculpting process from start to finish
  • Become well versed with the technicalities of sculpting
  • Grasp the core artistic principles and anatomy knowledge
  • Be able to create a full figure Maquette

Entry Requirements

  • Age: 18 years old and above
  • Recommended for Media Professionals and Freelancers
  • Open to both Singaporean & International Students (Including PR, Student Pass, Work Permit, S Pass & E Pass)

Eligibility for IMDA Grant

  • Full-time Media Professionals, Full-time Media Freelancers, and Fresh Media Graduates
  • Only Singaporeans or PR may apply.


Course Fee after 90% IMDA Grant [Inclusive of 7% GST]
  IMPORTANT: IMDA Grant application will close 22 days before course starts.
: S$218.96
Course Fee [Inclusive of 7% GST] : S$1378.16

The instructor demonstrates the process of clay sculpting very carefully and the character that I sculpt was sometime I've always wanted to do.

Maisarah's testimonial for Clay Sculpting at MAGES


It has given me the oppurtunity to take a new hobby. It has also improved my observational skills in the 3 dimensional sense which will be useful to me in my artwork.

Najie's testimonial for Clay Sculpting at MAGES