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Beginning and Continuing Handbuilding/Surface Decoration with Carol Gouthro

$350.00

Instructor: Carol Gouthro
Mondays, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
4/5-6/7, 10 weeks  (starting one week later than many classes)
(This is a low-fire class.)

Class is Full

Description

Make festive and colorful dinnerware, flower vases, covered containers, and sculptural forms in this beginning and continuing handbuilding class.     Demonstrations will include slab-building, coil techniques, press molds, and alternative forming and altering techniques. You will get a thorough introduction to the wide spectrum of the low-fire underglaze and glaze palette, as well as the enhancing tones of slips and stains.   All levels of students are welcomed in this relaxed and friendly class.  Zoom classes will be augmented with a weekly sharing of images of historic and contemporary ceramics. An initial bag of clay will be provided at pick up, as well as some slips.   

Description

Make festive and colorful dinnerware, flower vases, covered containers, and sculptural forms in this beginning and continuing handbuilding class.     Demonstrations will include slab-building, coil techniques, press molds, and alternative forming and altering techniques. You will get a thorough introduction to the wide spectrum of the low-fire underglaze and glaze palette, as well as the enhancing tones of slips and stains.   All levels of students are welcomed in this relaxed and friendly class.  Zoom classes will be augmented with a weekly sharing of images of historic and contemporary ceramics. An initial bag of clay will be provided at pick up, as well as some slips.