Monte Lupo Gallery


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Have an animal friend you want to immortalize in sculpture? Or do you have a wild idea for a dream pet of your own making? This is for you!

About this Event

This large animal sculpture class is ideal for those who have some prior ceramic experience to create their own creature sculptures. Suitable for ages 16+

The classes will run over three weeks on the 6th, 13th and 20th of August. 5:45-9 pm.

WEEK 1 | Friday 6th August | 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm: 

You will be guided through the process of forming the figure of your own large creature.

ATTENTION: Make sure you bring along a few images of the animal you would like to make on the night. That way our skilled facilitators can help you as best as they can!

WEEK 2 | Friday 13th August | 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm: On the second week you will add personality through sculptural techniques, carving and embellishments.

WEEK 3| Friday 20th August | 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm: On the third and final week you will be guided through the process of decorating and glazing.

After the third week, the talented team at Monte Lupo Studio will fire your sculpture, ready for you to take home.

By booking this workshop, you agree to Monte Lupo’s Workshop Guidelines:

  1. All workshops are to be pre-booked and paid in advance through our Monte Lupo Online Shop.


  1. These workshops follow a rigorous teaching schedule and each class must be attended.

  2. Missing a week is not recommended - however, we understand things don’t always go to plan. You will be offered a make up class in line with another workshop on offer or through arrangement with the studio manager, billed at $70 an hour.

  3. Students are not welcome in the studio unsupervised or during business hours (unless agreed upon by the studio manager). If you do not complete the workshop in the allocated time provided the studio manager can allocate further tuition time as an added cost of $70.00 per hour.

  4. If Monte Lupo needs to postpone or cancel a workshop, the student will be notified of the change and makeup classes be offered at a time convenient for the majority of the students or during other workshop sessions. Cancellation of a workshop will only occur if there is venue/ equipment, staffing or material issues.

  5. If the student wishes to cancel attendance at a workshop they must give a minimum of 2 weeks’ notice prior to the commencement of the workshop to receive a full refund. Any cancellations less than 2 weeks’ notice will not be refunded.

  6. Your piece will be handled and fired by our staff with the utmost care. However, if breakages or kiln related mishaps occur, they will be repaired by our skilled staff. If it cannot be repaired, you will be offered an opportunity to make a new piece during studio time at no additional cost.