UM sculpture studio to show student workshow

Posted Dec. 08, 2010, at 7:30 p.m.

ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine sculpture program will hold an open studio night 3-6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at the Fire Station Sculpture Studio at the corner of Flagstaff and Beddington roads on the university campus.

Wood, metal and plaster sculptures crafted by 52 stu-dents of the beginner and ad-vanced sculpture courses will be on display. Several students will be at the open house to talk about sculpting techniques such as blacksmithing and bent-wood lamination. Many sculptures will be for sale, priced for holiday gifts.

The event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served. For information, call sculpture studio technician and assistant professor Greg Ondo at 992-8162.