THE PIRATE- SCULPTING FACIAL REALISM

Taught by: CARLA PUIG

Class Description: In this course, we are going to learn how to model a child face using modeling chocolate and fondant. Due to the duration of the course, the piece will be made above a base and will be flat below. We will see the techniques to achieve facial features and realistic proportions for a child face, as well as to paint the face with brushes, edible paint and fake eyelashes. The final details of the piece will be made with fondant. The resulting piece will allow the students to apply the new knowledge acquired to their own creations, opening a wide range of new possibilities.

Supplies Needed: Cake Board (Round 15cm diameter and 1mm thick), 1 packet of fake eyelashes, not partying or extravagant, Dresden tool, Small rolling pin, X-Acto Knife, 1cm approx. round cutter, Fine Paintbrush 0000, 1 small flat brush.