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Introduction to Wheel Throwing (Ceramics) with Erin Ratke (11-16 year olds)

September 21 @ 4:30 pm - October 26 @ 6:30 pm

Introduction to Wheel Throwing with Erin Ratke (Ceramics)

6 Mondays (September 21-October 26) from 4:30-6:30 pm
$135 for CAE Members / $150 for non-members (this fee covers all supplies for all six class sessions.)

Potters have been throwing on the wheel for at least 5000 years, which makes it one of the longest held traditions still kept by modern craftsmen. Despite its ancient origin and use by what we can assume to be billions of potters over the millennia, every potter’s technique at the wheel is personal, if not unique. To help kids (aged 11-16) start to build their technique, this 6-part class will explore the basic steps of wheel throwing.

  1. centering
  2. drawing up (or out)
  3. shaping

Class size is limited to 5 students.A full list of Covid-19 procedures will be sent upon registration. Please check out our website for a complete list of our Covid-19 reopening policies.

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Details

Start:
September 21 @ 4:30 pm
End:
October 26 @ 6:30 pm
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Website:
https://evergreenarts.z2systems.com/np/clients/evergreenarts/eventRegistration.jsp?event=1450&

Venue

Center for the Arts Evergreen
31880 Rocky Village Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439 United States
Phone:
303-674-0056
Website:
www.evergreenarts.org

Organizer

Center for the Arts Evergreen