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Wire Sculpture (5-week course)

  • Yardley Arts, The Old School Hall The Square Northampton, England, NN7 1EU United Kingdom (map)

Whether you are new to sculpture or more experienced, this course by Sara Myers provides an opportunity to work in wire. Studying a different artist each week such as Rachel Ducker and Alexander Calder, you will make two different types of wire sculpture.

Weeks 1-3 Creating small wire sculptures using your own drawing or reference.

Weeks 4-5 Making a small figure in wire.

What to bring

Basic materials will be provided. These include wire, tools, pliers and gloves. Please bring drawings for your pieces and any relevant reference materials. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available for a small donation.

What to wear

Just wear comfortable clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty, and a large canvas apron, overalls or smock is ideal.

Dates and cost

Tuesdays 1.30pm to 4.30pm starting on 30 April for five weeks (ending 28 May).

Cost: £120 per person for the course. Suitable for beginners and improvers. Age 16+. Spaces limited to 12, so early booking is recommended!


Booking is essential direct with Sara. Please email or call 07849 333652. Spaces are limited to 12 per session and are suitable for ages 16 and up. Your space(s) will be confirmed upon receipt of payment.

If you have any questions at all about the sessions, please do not hesitate to email or call/text Sara. She will be happy to help. Alternatively, you can 'chat' with her on her Facebook page @SaraMyersSculpture.

About the tutor

For more information on your tutor and her art practice, view Sara Myers website.