Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts

B01-Found Object Sculpture

July 9, 2021

Schedule: 8:30-11:30 am Fri

Instructor: Michael Donovan

Registration Deadline: Registration Closed

Description

Michael, artist and imaginative carpenter, will inspire you with his rustic-plus-found-object sculpture. You’ll construct your own creation (critters, boats, musical instruments, houses, whatever) from lots of old boards and fascinating “junque” he’ll bring to class. Feel free to bring some stuff of your own. Great fun!

Class size 9

Student Supply List
Bring a portable drill, hammer, gloves if you have them.

  • Materials Fee $30

This workshop requires a Woodlanders Day Fee. Learn more here.

Instructor

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Michael Donovan

Michael Donovan, as both artisan and artist, divides his time between innovative carpentry and far out sculptural assemblages, often featuring detritus of old houses he has worked on. He also enjoys working in found object mosaic concrete sculpture and collage. He brings a solid knowledge of tools and construction to the creative possibilities of assemblage sculpture.…Read More

Michael Donovan, as both artisan and artist, divides his time between innovative carpentry and far out sculptural assemblages, often featuring detritus of old houses he has worked on. He also enjoys working in found object mosaic concrete sculpture and collage. He brings a solid knowledge of tools and construction to the creative possibilities of assemblage sculpture.

Workshops

Found-Object Sculpture

Woodlanders Friday

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Add the $115 Woodlanders Day Fee for Friday to your cart, then select as many Friday workshops as you wish, ensuring that your choices don’t overlap times. Materials fees listed at the end of each workshop description will be added to the shopping cart as you make your selections.

Day fees include: your choice of workshops, lunch, snacks, beverages, and evening activities. Thursday and Sunday registrants are welcome to attend evening events on Friday or Saturday.

Friday, July 9, Workshop Schedule:

7:30-8:30                 Registration check-in

8:30-11:30     B01     Found Object Sculpture: Donovan

8:30-11:30      B02     Leaf Stamp and Stitch Table Runner: Thuli

8:30-11:30      B03     Forging Leaf Hooks: Aavang

8:30-11:30      B04     Crackle Finished Gourd Bowl: Ready

8:30-4:00       B05     Bottle Cap Fish Sculpture: Wollangk & Wollangk

11:30-1:00                  Lunch on the Green

1:00-4:00        B06     Nature Imprints in Clay: Johnston

1:00-5:00        B07     Todd’s Xmas: Kingery

1:00-5:00        B08    Forging a Calla Lilly and a Hook: Aavang

1:00-5:00        B09    Rustic Bathroom Ensemble: Arendt

5:00-6:30        B10    Picnic on the Green

630-8:00         B11    Rustic Twig War

Workshop ID 21W190-B01 Catalog See More Workshops in