Preregistered attendees attended special break-out programs, with no more than twenty participants.
Sabin Howard discussed a Anatomy for Artists. Howard was recently selected as the sculptor for the proposed World War I Memorial in Washington, D.C.
Janice Mauro led Modeling the Figure in Wax. Mauro teaches figurative sculpture at Silvermine School of Art, New Canaan CT., and The Art School at Old Church, Demarest, NJ.
Alan Roche demonstrated photography for sculptors. Roche, as the photographer for the American Numismatic Society, has a great deal of knowledge capturing artwork.
Break-out programs were also held at The Compleat Sculptor. Shout out to The Compleat Sculptor’s staff and Marc Fields for hosting such amazing programs!
Stephen Layne – with impromptu model & NSS board member, Hiram Ball – demonstrated ‘an ordered approach to portrait rendering’
Carter Jones demonstrated waste molds
Staff members James and Bill demonstrated stone carving
Staff member Ashley demonstrated metal coats and patinas
Polytek Development Corp demonstrated their various products
Staff member Jonnathan demonstrated clay carving
All in all, the programs were very enjoyable and educational!