Intro Hand Building , Wed. 1/6 - 2/10 2021 (taught outside in garden)
Intro Hand Building
Wednesdays, 1/6 -2/10 , 2 -5pm ( 6 weeks)
This hand-building class will cover various techniques for constructing functional pottery by hand. Demonstrations will include working with soft slabs to make cups, using darts to alter slab cylinders, coiling small and large vessels using different strategies, making geometric forms using hard slabs and supported slabs,, sgraffito decorating and glazing, and informative lectures and discussions about the firing process.
Instructor: Jean O'Neil