The Art of Sculpting by Philippe Faraut
Excellent teachings for the portrait sculptor! He's one of the best.
Volume 1 - Children
Philippe shares his step-by-step mthod fo construction, as well as a guide to catch and coreect common mistakes, while demonstrating in his favorite medium - wet clay. 89 minutes
Volume 2 - Expressions and Facial Construction
In this volume, which covers individual features of different expressions, Philippe demonstrates rapid exercises in water-based clay that are useful for developing sculpting skills, including hot ot recognize values specific to different ages, genders, and ethnic groups. 110 minutes
Volume 3 - Men
In this third installment of his instructional series, Philippe Faraut focuses on modeling the heads of men. His demonstrations include basic structure comparisons of different ethnicities, techniques for modifying expressions, the mechanics of the aging process and facial weight distribution for heavy-set men. In addition, he completes one bust of a man including hair and clothing. This 111-minute production was created for the advanced artist.
Available in DVD and VHS.