Handbuilding Ceramics

Option 1: 8 Mondays, September 14 - November 2, 2020
Option 2: 8 Wednesdays, September 16 - November 4, 2020
Time: 9:30 PM - 12:00 PM
Location: Studio 2A
Instructor: Pedro Centeno
Tuition: $300 Non-Members / $270 Members
Materials fee for 25 lbs clay, glaze and firing payable to instructor: $35
Minimum Age: 16

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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


Materials
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.