Sculpture as Experience

For adults, high school and middle school students. Illustrated in full color: projects in clay, wire, wax, found objects, plaster and more

Reviews from 1st Edition:

“Goals, techniques and materials accompany each unit. Excellent photographs enable readers to grasp methods. Through sculpting according to Peck’s sequence, the student gains optimum learning experience.” —Arts & Activities

“Artists…will find Peck’s coverage to be unusually explicit, incorporating both the fundamentals of creativity with the practicality of producing sculpture from different mediums.”
—The Bookwatch

“Detailed technical instruction on the use of tools and materials is enhanced by esthetic advice and philosophical ruminations. It is difficult to find a technical book on sculpture this concise… Unusual in this text are projects art therapists may find enjoyable and enriching for their own creative development as well as valuable experiences to extend to clients.”
—American Journal of Art Therapy

Dr. Peck is professor of art emeritus, Ramapo College of New Jersey.  Her sculpture is in over 80 public and private collections. Images of her work can be viewed at

ISBN 978-0-89689-453-2

Clay  Wire, Wax,
Plaster,  Found Objects
Paper, Foam Core, Wood
Sand Sculpture
Methods for Mounting Sculpture
Preserving Projects

Paperback 175 pages
Full Color Text

Price $29.99 2nd edition

Imagination Arts Publications
PO Box 103
Mahwah, NJ 07430