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Beginning Ceramics for Adults with Sunny Monaco

February 3 @ 1:00 pm - March 3 @ 4:00 pm

Beginning Ceramics for Adults with Sunny Monaco
February 3-March 3 (Wednesdays) from 1-4 pm
$175 Members and $190 Non-members (this includes a lab fee to cover all supplies)
Min 3 students; Max 8 students

Learn the basics of hand building and wheel throwing. Brief discussion of the history of ceramics. You will be designing and making a tumbler and bowl set. The first 2 classes of this class we will be learning several techniques of hand building (pinch, slump mold, coil and slab) and wheel throwing (basic forms tumblers, bowls and plates). After our pieces are dried and bisque fired, we will be addressing the surface treatment and how to decorate these pieces with glazes.

  • February 3rd   Intro to Ceramics- hand building demo and designing/making pieces

  • February 10th Wheel throwing and making pieces

  • February 17th Finishing up pieces- carving and prepping to fire in bisque

  • February 24th Glazing pieces and load/fire kiln

  • March 3rd  Studio clean up, unload kiln, class discussion and critique- Potluck too!

We have 4 wheels and space for 4 hand building stations we can rotate wheel time as well.

Supply list:

  • Ideas
  • Sketch book
  • Apron to keep clean

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Details

Start:
February 3 @ 1:00 pm
End:
March 3 @ 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://evergreenarts.z2systems.com/np/clients/evergreenarts/eventRegistration.jsp?event=1729&

Venue

Miller House
32003 Ellingwood Trail
Evergreen, CO 80439

Organizer

Center for the Arts Evergreen