How can mythical building beasts from around the world influence the creation of your clay sculpture?
Welcome to the exciting world of sculptural beasts! Your students learn about gargoyles, totem poles, sphinxes and grotesques and create a ceramic sculpture inspired by the building beasts of history.
By the end of the Clay: Building Beasts program, students will:
- Use appropriate terminology related to ceramic arts.
- Assess historic examples of building beasts as related to their form and function.
- Demonstrate an ability to construct a clay beast using hand-building techniques.
To enhance your pre and post-visit learning, please download the package for this program.
Grades K–6 (Half-Day)
Grades 4–12 (Full Day)
Available all year
Regular rate appliesBook a Class