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Dancing with Fire, Raku Ceramics | Adults

Artists' Exchange

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Artists' Exchange 50 Rolfe Square CranstonRI  02910
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Artists' Exchange 50 Rolfe Square CranstonRI  02910

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What's Included

Students will be immersed in the world of clay; everything from prehistoric clay working methods, to the modern work of artistic ceramics. Students will have the opportunity to develop skills using the pottery wheel, utilizing sculpting and handbuilding, as well as learning technical aspects of clay including where it comes from, how it’s used how it’s recycled and eventually turned into a finished piece! During this program, students will explore different glazing and firing techniques including building, loading and firing a traditional Japanese Raku Kiln. Students will be directly involved in the magnificent process that brings this dance with fire possible. Safety precautions will be set in place so that students can have a blazingly amazing time. Please note: this is a 10 week Course. Closed for April Vacation (No Classes April 18-24)

About This Organizer

Artists' Exchange is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts collaborative whose mission is to create an atmosphere in which creativity, learning and discovery converge and individuality is celebrated. Artists' Exchange is home to multiple art studios, a gallery, art boutique and café, and a secondary venue, Theatre 82 & Café, a multi-use performance, meeting and instructional space. Featuring Character's Cafe with a full breakfast and lunch menu, fresh coffee, burgers, salads, craft beer & wine, and live Jazz Music on Sundays!  Join us for enriching classes and a variety of events, in art, theater and music.

 

Artists' Exchange is proudly owned and operated by Gateways to Change, Inc.

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