Sculpting the Torso with Jiajun Lu

Dates: 8 consecutive Saturdays from September 17 – November 5, 2022
Time: 2 pm – 5 pm
$ 425 (non members) 12 students max (4 spots open)

Contact with any questions. Class payment (enrollment) options described below.

Jaijun Lu

Instructor: Jiajun Lu (nickname JJ) has an MFA from Musashino Art University in Tokyo, Japan. JJ has numerous public sculptures in the US, Japan, and China. He currently teaches sculpture at Contra Costa College and works on private and public commissions at his studio in Richmond. See more about JJ and his sculpture at

Class Description:  The class is open to all levels, beginner to advanced. We’ll learn to sculpt the torso at roughly 3/4 life size scale in water clay working from the live model. The class structure includes some lectures, demos, and one on one instruction. The class will be limited to a maximum of 12 students. All students must provide proof they are up to date with their Covid-19 vaccinations (the model and instructor are up to date).

Materials: Students are responsible to bring their own water clay, torso armature, and tools. More details on materials here.

Class payment: non-members $425 (paypal – pay friends and family option, venmo, check), $438 (credit card). Tuition includes instruction and model fees only, students are responsible for materials. Contact to pay (indicate your payment method: paypal, venmo, credit card, or check, so we can provide details on how to pay), and if you have any questions about the class. All payments are non-refundable unless the workshop is cancelled, and credit card fees from paypal ($13) are not refundable even if the class is cancelled. If you need to drop the class, we may be able to provide a refund if there’s a student from the waiting list to replace you.


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