Clay is probably the most versatile for expressing three dimensional forms. Participants will learn technical knowledge of various hand-built techniques, which will allow them to express their ideas. After each piece is created, participants will glaze their items to suit their tastes.
Winter/Spring 2018 Classes
Instructor: Michelle Heraly-Bonde Thursdays, 1:30 - 3:30p $40 month RWAM members | $80 month non members The class will collectively decide on the second project of each month.
February 8 & 15 Slab Bowls Participants will learn how to roll out a slab of clay and drape it over a curved surface to create a bowl.
February 22 & March 1 Class choice
March 8 & 15 Coiled container Participants will learn a hand method of forming pottery by building up the walls with rope-like rolls of clay to form a container.
March 22 & 29 Class choice
April 5 & 12 Pinch Pot Through the method of pinching and rotating a ball of clay, participants will become more sensitive and skillful in this manipulative process of creating a pot.