Gain an understanding of forming techniques such as throwing and hand-building as well as surface treatment using slips and glazes. Explore basic to intermediate/advanced wheel throwing, as well as utilizing, pinch, coil, extrude and stiff slab construction methods to create the functional and sculptural vessels. Registration in a ceramics class includes a $25 materials fee for the following: 1 bag of clay; 5 firing cards which includes 10 firings (one bisque, one glaze), use of studio slips, oxides, glazes and the studio during open studio hours on occasional Saturdays. First time students are encouraged to purchase a tool kit at the first class.
Skip date: Monday September 28