Course Title: Ceramics for Beginners
Dates: September 9-26, Mondays and Thursdays
Course Fee: $35 plus $10 for supplies with early bird discount of $5 if registered by August 26.
Location: Art room, Mercer School, 2690 Margaret St., Mercer, WI
Objectives: In the 6 sessions, students will learn three fundamental techniques for working with clay: coils, pinch and slab-work. By the end of the class, students will have made three projects, including a mug they will build out of coils, a multi-purpose bowl utilizing the pinch technique, and a flat dish made from rolling slabs from clay. Returning students will have the options to work in any three of the taught techniques and encouraged to combine techniques into more elaborate creations. Continue reading