Students will build up their skills in basic hand-building or throwing to explore innovative design approaches to making pottery and Department: Sculpture. Starting with a choice of terra cotta, stoneware, or porcelain, students will become familiar with colorful stains, terra sigillata, and the use of standard slips and glazes in reduction or electric oxidation firing. Emphasis is on individual guidance as students find their own expressive voice in clay.
Level: Intermediate + Advanced
Supplies: Clay and glazes are provided. There is a firing fee of $2.50 per pound. All glazeware greater than 15” will be $3.50 per pound. Tools are not supplied. Students may purchase a basic set from studio.
Notes: Includes 3-hours per week of wheel practice time.