The Wheel-thrown Form: Constructing and Building

UPDATE: Due to recommendations about social distancing and COVID- 19, this class is cancelled for 2020. Please keep tabs on the Art Colony’s social media sites for upcoming opportunities to engage and, should you be in a position to do so, consider making a contribution by clicking here and visiting our GIVEMN site.  

In this open to all levels class, students will learn various clay construction techniques, including wheel throwing, slab-building, and coiling. Ben will demonstrate a range of building techniques that will help students tackle new forms or develop a signature style. Classic pottery forms such as mugs, bowls, and plates will be discussed as will ideas about clay as a sculptural medium. Work will be bisque fired at the end of class.

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  • June 8, 2020 - June 12, 2020
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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