This Year’s Instructors

Nationally Acclaimed Instructors


Matt Auvinen

Matt Auvinen

Workshop: Collaborative Totem Pole Project

Limestone totem project will be created as a permanent installation on the grounds of Camp Ocean Pines. *pre-register for this event

Karen Cope-Swatton

Workshop: Figurative Clay Life Model (co-hosting)

Working in water or oil based clays, participants will be studying and sculpting two life models over a 5 day period.

Rick Rothrock

Workshop: Tools and Techniques of Stone Carving

A broad range of stone working strategies with be demonstrated to guide you in developing your own style of stone carving.



John Thompson

John Thompson

Workshop: Wood Carving

Working with Bass wood, beginners will be creating a design and carving it in relief.  Continuing students will finish 3d critters from 2015.

Shelley Rogers

Shelley Rogers

Workshop: Figurative Clay Life Model (co-hosting)

Shelly will be providing individual guidance in the life sculpting class.

California Sculptors' Symposium - sculpture