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Beyond the Basics: Firing Kilns

Pete Prudhomme and Sheila Staubus
Thursdays, February 1 - March 15 (no class Feb 22)
6:30 - 9 p.m.

$145 ($175 non-members)

Take your skills to the next level and gain experience in reduction and oxidation firing. Gas and electric kiln firings will include your own work as well as pieces for Empty Bowl. Kiln maintenance will be demonstrated with possible opportunities for practice. 

Clay Tiles 
Liz Vandersteen and Sheila Staubus
Tuesdays, March 13 - April 17 
6:30 - 9 p.m.
$145 ($175 non-members)

Learn how to make and carve a variety of clay relief tiles prior to fabricating plaster press molds. Then, use the molds to create multiple reproductions of the original tiles and experiment with glazing. Take home your molds and completed tiles, leaving one mold at the DAI for future students to admire and replicate.

Independent Ceramics Study
Thursdays April 12- May 31
Adam Stevenson
$195 ($235 non-members)

Focus on your interests or experiment with new techniques and take your work to a new level under the guidance of ceramicist Adam Stevenson.  This class will include discussions, demonstrations and practical applications of wheel throwing and glazing techniques in a relaxed atmosphere.  Class culminates with gas kiln fire. Previous clay experience preferred.

Empty Bowl Events at the Duluth Art Institute

Empty Bowl Fundraiser 2018 for Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank

Empty Bowl Open Studio
Thursday March 15 and 22 10am-5pm

For experienced potters who wish to glaze bowls for the event. 

Empty Bowl Glaze-a-Thon
Saturday March 17, 10am-4pm

For experienced glazers interested in contributing to the event

Empty Bowl Events at the Duluth Depot

Sea of Bowls    Monday, April 16, 5-7pm  A preview includes a wine and cheese reception and bowls starting at $25.   
Silent Auction  Monday, April 16, 5-7pm  & Tuesday, April 17, 10am-6pm

Empty Bowl  Tuesday, April 17, 10am-6:30pm      Enjoy this community tradition while sampling locally made soups and breads and selecting your forever bowl. Hosted by the Duluth Depot, benefiting Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank. $20, tickets available at the door.     


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