(Held at Potters Place studio in Walpole)
VALENTINE’S DAY DATE NIGHT Thursday, February 14, 2019, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
$50 per person (plus firing fee based on the finished size of your creations)
Let’s kick Valentine’s Day up a notch! Have your early dinner and then follow it with an evening of clay creations with your special someone. Try your hand at creating a functional piece of art from a lump of clay. You’ll learn the basics of pottery including slab rolling, pinch potting and coil making, and you’ll use texturizing tools, stampers, and other decorative elements. Feel free to create a mug, bowl, plate, decorative box, vase, wine goblet, planter, etc.
CREATE AND GLAZE A SET OF MUGS OR TUMBLERS Thursday, March 14 (create) & April 18 (glaze), 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. $70 per person (plus firing fee based on the finished size of your creations)
We’ll use templates, stampers, and texturizing tools to create two hand -built drinking vessels. You will learn pottery basics such as slab rolling as well as more advanced concepts such as mitering and joining edges, attaching a foot ring and pulling handles. Return on the second night to glaze your pieces.
CREATE A SERVING PLATTER Thursday, May 9, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
$70 (plus a firing fee based on the finished size of your piece)
If you’ve always wanted to try your hand at creating a functional piece of art from a lump of clay this hand-building workshop is for you. You’ll learn the basics of pottery including slab rolling, coil making, using texturizing tools and stampers, attaching decorative elements and lots more! You will create a beautiful serving platter that will be finished for you in the glaze combination that you choose. Repeat students are welcome to make variations of projects.
Please contact me for workshop availability.
Advance registration and payment are required to secure your space.
I’m happy to run a workshop for your group of six or more … email me!
South Shore friends …
I’m now teaching an adult pottery class on Tuesday evenings
at the South Shore Art Center in Cohasset ! ssac.org