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Wheel Throwing with Stephen Rodriguez

Creative Arts Workshop - Pottery

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Pottery 80 Audubon Street New HavenCT  06510
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Pottery 80 Audubon Street New HavenCT  06510

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What's Included

Level: All levels This course will focus on wheel throwing techniques for students new to clay and those with experience. Start by learning methods of wedging, centering, lifting and forming, in addition to practicing the best positions for negotiating a mass of clay on the wheel. Learn to consider glaze color prior to making an object. Demonstrations will cover the importance of trimming techniques and various forming processes. Note: Includes 3 hours per week of wheel practice time. 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.

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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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