Ceramics

Handbuilding for Vessels

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

Learn basic clay construction techniques such as pinching, slab work, and coiling. Create bowls, cups, mugs, plates and more using templates. Decorate these forms with stamps, slips, and underglazes. No previous clay experience is required.

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Wheel

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This class will introduce students to the fundamental skills necessary to center clay and produce beginning to intermediate pottery forms such as cups, mugs, bowls, plates, cylinders, and vases. Learn about the balance between aesthetic and utilitarian concerns with this in-depth and fun wheel throwing class.

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Exploring Alternative Firings- Raku, Saggar, Horsehair, Obvara

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This class will include detailed instructions for a wide-range of alternative firing processes. The focus will be on design elements that can be incorporated into either wheel thrown or hand-built pieces. As the preparation of greenware is critical to these processes, sufficient time will be spent on how to trim,…

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Beginning Wheel

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This course will introduce the fundamental skills necessary to center clay on the potter’s wheel and produce vessels such as bowls, cylinders, mugs, plates, and vases. Each student will become familiar with the ceramic facility and will learn about the balance between form, surface, and utilitarian concerns with slips and…

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Wheel I

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This course is an introductory to the potter’s wheel. The class will explore the studio, tools of the trade, surface decoration, glazing, and firing techniques; however, the majority of the time will be spent at the potter’s wheel, learning how to make cylinders into tumblers, bowls, and other functional ware.…

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Advanced Wheel

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This hands-on class includes pottery wheel and glaze demonstrations, critiques, slip application, kiln-loading, and firing. Types of vessel construction covered in this class include platters, jars, pouring vessels, other large forms, and beyond.

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Wheel

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This class will introduce students to the fundamental skills necessary to center clay and produce beginning to intermediate pottery forms such as cups, mugs, bowls, plates, cylinders, and vases. Learn about the balance between aesthetic and utilitarian concerns with this in-depth and fun wheel throwing class.

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Wheel II

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This class continues the journey into wheel-formed pottery. This hands-on class includes wheel and glaze demonstrations, critiques, and kiln-loading. Types of vessel construction covered in this class include lidded forms, pouring vessels, handles, and large forms, as well as glaze application and firing techniques.

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Wheel

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

This class will introduce students to the fundamental skills necessary to center clay and produce beginning to intermediate pottery forms such as cups, mugs, bowls, plates, cylinders, and vases. Learn about the balance between aesthetic and utilitarian concerns with this in-depth and fun wheel throwing class.

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Handbuilding

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October 27 @ 6:40 pm

Learn a variety of handbuilding construction techniques: pinch pots, coil, and slab construction. Create decorative or functional pieces, representations, or abstract sculptures. Students will finish projects using a variety of glazing methods.

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