ALFA Sculptor Christopher Slatoff has been asked by The Getty to teach a Bronze Sculpture Workshop.

The next workshop series begins September 9.

Details for the workshop are as follows:

Christopher Slatoff: Bronze Sculpture Workshop

September 9, 16 and 23, 2009
1 pm – 5 pm
The Getty Center

Learn the art of lost wax casting in this three-session workshop with artist Christopher Slatoff.  Participants will explore sculpting, moldmaking, casting, and finishing techniques to create a small, relief medallion cast in bronze. Sessions take place at the Getty Center and the Decker Studios Fine Arts Foundry in North Hollywood. Compliments the exhibition Cast in Bronze: French Sculpture from Renaissance to Revolution.

Course fee: $215; $195 students (includes materials, foundry tour, and bronze casting fees)

Eligibility: Open to 25 participants

Part 1: Wed., Sep. 9, 1-5 p.m. Getty Center, Museum Studios

Part 2: Wed., Sep. 16, 1-5 p.m. Decker Studios Fine Arts Foundry

Part 3: Wed., Sep.. 23, 1-5 p.m. Decker Studios Fine Arts Foundry