SCULPTING WITH MIKE PORTER

Tuesdays 6-9pm

Come on in to Skilltree where we will have a casual sculpting session. Pre-registration required for materials, but you can pay on the day. The relaxed studio setting and informal instructional style will give you lots of time to experiment and produce great take-home pieces. Using simple tools and air dry clay, the tools, sculpting medium, and techniques are low cost and easy to understand. Classes will be taught by either Mike Porter or Melanie FerDon and are open to students of all levels, from beginner to advanced.

BIO
Mike brings 20 years of game development, 6 years of tertiary education, and over 20 years of management experience to Skilltree. Mike is passionate about games, movies, special effects make-up, digital and practical effects for movies. He is also a traditional artist who enjoys painting and sculpting.

COST $50 (inc GST) per session
SEATING LIMITED TO 20 STUDENTS (ALL MATERIALS & TOOLS PROVIDED)
SkillTree NZ Lab, Hamilton City


WORKSHOP REGISTRATION - OPEN TO STUDENTS 16+

SELECT SESSIONS Tuesdays 6-9pm


All sessions cost $50.00 inc GST each.

MARCH

Tuesday 14th

Tuesday 21st

Tuesday 28th

APRIL

Tuesday 4th

Tuesday 11th

Tuesday 18th

Tuesday 25th

MAY

Tuesday 2nd

Tuesday 9th

Tuesday 16th

Tuesday 23rd

Tuesday 30th


STUDENT DETAILS


 

PAYMENT, HEALTH & SAFETY, PRIVACY


PREFERED PAYMENT

Payment is required in full prior to the commencement of the course. An invoice will be sent for payment once registration has been confirmed by SkillTree. Please Note: An administration & bank commission fee of 5% will also be charged for PayPal/Credit Card payments.

CANCELLATION POLICY

We understand things can happen that may require cancellation or transfer of student registrations. If you need to cancel 7 days or more before the commencement of the course we will refund all money paid less a 10% administration fee. We cannot provide a refund if notice is given less than 7 days prior to commencement of the course. In all cases notifications must be made in writing and sent to accounts@skilltree.co.nz.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

Skilltree NZ teaches real world practices in creative and technology endeavors. As such there are hazards which can be encountered as part of our instruction. We may be using a variety of tools, paints, and chemicals as part of the facility. People with chemical dependencies must declare this to the instructors before the class. The following items may be used for your class (typically in the traditional art and r&d labs): Sharp instruments; Utility knives; Scalpels or hobby knives; Scissors; Adhesives; Contact cement; Super glue (Cyanoacrylate); PVA glue; Other adhesives; Paints and Solvents - Enamel based, Acrylic based, Lacquer based; Propellants; Solvents; Power tools; Saws; Drills; Sanders; Soldering Irons and heated cutting blades; Heat guns.

Proper instruction and safety gear will be supplied for each item used, as well as additional instruction by our professional mentors. All directions and commands must be followed for your safety. If you do not follow instruction, you will be asked to follow additional health and safety protocols until the instructors are satisfied with your understanding and compliance of our policy. If a student refuses to follow instruction they may be ejected from the course without reimbursement or compensation of any kind.

PRIVACY

SkillTree's Privacy Policy can be viewed HERE

AGREEMENT

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