Karen Keenan and Robert DeArmond
Thursdays December 13, 2018 – February 7, 2019 (no class December 27)
$195 ($245 non-member)
Pour a warm beverage into your handcrafted ceramic flask and usher in the new year with unique style. Join local artists Karen Keenan and Robert DeArmond to learn techniques of making drinking flasks and accessories. From hand building to throwing, from securing the stopper to applying glazes and surface designs, direct your knowledge to construct vessels for hiking and skiing or dainty cups and serving trays for entertaining at home. Participants have an opportunity to exhibit their work at the Nordic Center on March 22, 2019.
recommended skill level: ability to throw 8" cylinder with 2lbs of clay
$10 non refundable registration fee included in tuition.
Tuesdays 6-8pm Jan 22-Feb 5
$55 ($70 non-members)
Build a strong foundation in learning how to throw clay by focusing on your centering abilities. Learn tips and techniques in this short introductory class directed towards very beginning potters. This is a technique class and work will not be glazed or fired. Wedging and multiple ways to center and raise the clay wall will be explored.
Mondays, Feb 11 – April 8 (no class April 1)
$195 ($235 non-members)
Learn and practice the basics of throwing on the potter’s wheel from centering to trimming. Clay, glazes and firing fees included. Open to all levels; instruction directed to the beginning/intermediate beginning potter.
$10 non refundable registration fee included in tuition for all classes.