Course Overview


Spring term: Tuesday 28 January – Tuesday 31 March 2020


10 Tuesday evenings 18.00-21.00


David Speare



An insight into the world of professional modelmaking, where you will discover the processes, materials and techniques used to create amazing models, sets, landscapes and sculptures.

Taught by professional modelmakers David Speare and Takara Dancy, 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, landscape modeling, sculpting, mould-making, casting and set design. 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 sculpting and sets to architectural models, moulding figures to miniature landscapes you will be challenged to produce professional models working in a rewarding, fun and vibrant environment.


  • Sculpting
  • Mould making
  • Casting
  • Architectural Modelmaking
  • Set making
  • Scale Landscapes