Handbuilding Ceramics

Option 1: 8 Mondays, January 4 - February 22, 2021
Option 2: 8 Wednesdays, January 6 - February 24, 2021
Time: 9:30 PM - 12:00 PM
Location: Studio 2A
Instructor: Pedro Centeno
Tuition: $310 Non-Members / $280 Members includes $10 for glazes and firing
Materials fee for 25 lbs clay: $25
Minimum Age: 16


Class Description

LIMITED TO 4 STUDENTS! Come experience the rewarding process of working with clay and creating unique pieces! Beginner students will learn the fundamentals like hand-building techniques of pinch, coil, and slab. Advanced students explore more complex forms, both functional and sculptural. Applied textures, colored slips, and glazing applications will be demonstrated as well.
Tuition includes the use of the ceramic studio during an active session. Reserve Time Slot in Ceramic Studio

Download materials list here
• Potter’s starter kit (they can be found at a Michael’s or any art and craft store)
• Medium size bucket
• Large sponge for clean-up
• Two large towels

Students should come prepared with nails cut and dress appropriately (meaning you’re going to get dirty).

About the Instructor

Pedro Centeno is the owner of the Junkpot Studio, located at FVAC studio 5A. Pedro and his wife Naomi create work that is inspired by their love of vintage and industrial design. Pedro loves to build and make forms, while Naomi loves to draw and paint. Visit Pedro's website.