Category Archive: Ceramics Workshops

Clay workshops

Clay Art Night: Glazing Techniques

6:30-9:30pm Friday, April 27

Instructor: Shelly Vollstedt

Spend an evening glazing your own custom clay pieces with our talented ceramic instructors to guide you along the way.

Come with your own creation in mind or explore some of our sample projects to make one-of-a-kind art pieces with your own two hands.

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Figurative Sculpture in Clay: Faces

10am–2pm Sundays, April 15-May 6 4 sessions

Instructor: Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger

Learn how to mold a face from clay!

Sculpt a half-size bust: including head, facial features and expression. Develop technical skills for sculpting and learn the timing of clay to achieve your desired working texture.

Use underglazes to add color to your creation. Exercise your imagination …

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Tactility: Explorations in Clay

1pm–4pm Saturdays, May 19 & June 2 2 sessions

Instructor: Margaret MacLean

Enjoy a fun and relaxing afternoon exploring the wonderful world of clay with ceramic artist Margaret MacLean. Learn basic hand-building techniques to create either a functional or sculptural piece. Experiment with different surface treatments to discover your own unique expression.

Glaze your …

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Youth Ceramics

6–7:30pm Mondays, January 9-March 27 Ages 8-11

Instructor: Sandra Sinanan

Join instructor “Sam” Sinanan for ceramics at the artEAST Annex studio space and learn clay techniques from hand building to applying glazes. You’ll learn to create architectural, sculptural and functional pieces that can be as practical or abstract as you wish.*

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Ceramic Wheel Throwing

6–9pm Saturdays, March 3, 10 & 17 (3 sessions)

Instructor: Shelly Vollstedt

Bring a friend and enjoy 3 weeks of ceramics instruction on the potter’s wheel with instructor Shelly Vollstedt. Students will spend the first two weeks learning to throw pottery and successfully build ceramic pots using the hypnotic and tactile potter’s wheel. You’ll …

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Clay Night Out: Building Art with Your Hands

Friday, February 23, 6:30-9:30pm

Instructor: Shelly Vollstedt

Spend an evening making your own custom clay pieces with our talented ceramic instructors to guide you along the way.

Come with your own creation in mind or explore some of our sample projects to make one-of-a-kind art pieces with your own two hands.

Class includes …

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Clay Night Out

Friday, October 27 6:30-9:30pm

Instructor: Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger and Shelly Vollstedt

This is a fun and stress-free opportunity for the whole family to learn more about clay in a historic building with a gallery atmosphere.  Each session will begin with a demonstration of a featured project, then students are free to explore hand building …

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