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Introduction to Clay with Tanya Keith: Hand-building Techniques Session I

September 8 @ 4:30 pm - October 13 @ 6:30 pm

September 8 – October 13 (6 Thursdays)
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
$220 members / $242 non-members

3 minimum / 8 maximum

This NEW class will introduce students to all things clay!  Our instructor Tanya Keith will walk students through the different clay bodies, stages of clay, and the many hand-building techniques that you can use to bring your project ideas to life!  All materials and equipment are provided. Ages 16+ and all skill levels are welcome! Please bring your project ideas, aprons, and hand towels.

  • Week 1 – Intro, studio tour, class demos – discussion of what pieces you wish to create, project planning – begin to make pieces
  • Week 2 – Making, finishing, & surface treatments
  • Week 3 – Making, finishing, & surface treatments and prepping pieces to dry
  • Week 4 – Finish any pieces- Bisque firing
  • Week 5 – Glazing all pieces – Glaze firing
  • Week 6 – Unload kiln- class discussion and critique of work- pick up work

Supply list:

  • Ideas and sketches
  • Sketchbook/ pottery journal/ pottery app
  • Apron & hand towel

Minimum 3; maximum 8

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Details

Start:
September 8 @ 4:30 pm
End:
October 13 @ 6:30 pm
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Venue

Miller House
32003 Ellingwood Trail
Evergreen, CO 80439
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Organizer

Center for the Arts Evergreen