This tutorial explores some of the different types of sculpture.
Image of Awakening Slave, Michelangelo Buonarotti, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Michelangelo_-_Awakening_slave.jpg; Image of Pieta, Michelangelo Buonarotti, Public Domain, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Michelangelo_Pieta_ret_w.jpg; Image of Bust of George Washington, Jean-Antoine Houdon, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:HoudonWashingtonNPG.jpg
The production of sculptures by pouring a liquid (plaster, molten metal, wax) into a mold and letting it harden before the mold is removed.
The production of a sculpture by scraping away or removing extra material from a block of stone, piece of wood, or other hard substance, until the desired shape emerges.
The production of sculpture by adding bits of clay together until they start to resemble the desired shape.
Any sculptural technique that involves adding material, such as casting or modeling.
Any sculptural technique that involves taking material away, such as carving.
Creating a sculpture by putting together a series of found objects.