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The Best of Both – Hand Built and Wheel Thrown Pottery with Alice Chittenden

Creative Arts Workshop - Pottery

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - Thursday, December 15, 2016
Pottery 80 Audubon Street New HavenCT  06510
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - Thursday, December 15, 2016
Pottery 80 Audubon Street New HavenCT  06510

What's Included

Open to beginning and intermediate students, this class will cover numerous hand building techniques while also providing instruction in wheel throwing. Students may opt to focus on one area, to try both, or to combine the two methods. Students with previous experience will be helped to grow their skills and develop a personal style. Instruction includes both group demonstrations and one-on-one time. Finishing techniques covered include trimming, handles, wet clay surface treatments, making sets, consideration of forms and glaze application.

Level:

All Levels

Supplies:

Clay and glazes are provided. There will be a firing fee of $2.50 per pound; pieces with dimensions between 12” to 15” will be $3 per pound. All glazeware greater than 15” will be $3.50 per pound. Tools are not supplied. Students may purchase a basic set of tools for under $21 at the first class. For the latest information about the studio, practice times, and more, visit the CAW Pottery site.

Notes:

Includes three hours per week of wheel practice time.

About This Organizer

Creative Arts Workshop is an educational and cultural resource center devoted to fostering creativity through participation in, appreciation of and leadership in the visual arts. CAW affirms its commitment to making programs available to a broad and diverse population.

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Pottery 80 Audubon Street New HavenCT  06510
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