Course Overview


Spring term: Tuesday 15th January – 19th March 2019

October 2019 – new dates coming soon



10 Tuesday evenings 6-9pm


David Speare



An insight into the world of professional Modelmaking, where you will discover the processes, materials and techniques used to create amazing models, puppets, sets and props.

Taught by professional modelmaker David Speare , during the course you will have the opportunity to create a different model each week using a number of key skills used by the industry.

You will learn architectural modelmaking, sculpting, mould-making, armature building, casting, prop making, set building, and 3D printing. Working with resins, silicones, plastics and polymer clays the course encourages you to develop your own abilities, culminating in a personal project driven by you.

From props and sets to architectural models, sculpted figures to rubber faces you will be challenged to produce professional models working in a rewarding, fun and vibrant environment.


  • Sculpting
  • Mould making
  • Casting
  • Architectural Modelmaking
  • Prop and Set making
  • Using 3D modelling software