Where: Murray Hill Art Center
When: Thursday evenings
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Fee: $60.00 per each workshop
Instructor: Rebecca Campbell
Workshop #1 – Tree Stump Planter
October 19, 26 & November 2
Step-by- Step construction of hand-built planters that resemble a stump with a face will be the goal of this workshop. The instructor will demonstrate methods of adding texture. A demonstration of the steps required to sculpt a face will be included. Participants will glaze their pieces, and the works will be fired.
Workshop #2 – Landscapes on Tile or Slabware
November 16, 23 & 30
In this workshop participants will be taken step-by- step from a simple slab to a 3 dimensional landscape by adding dimension and detail to the piece. Carving techniques and texture through slip application will be demonstrated. Participants will glaze their works to add color, and all work will be fired.
Workshop #3 – Clay Wreaths
December 7, 14 & 21
During this workshop students will construct a wreath by weaving and braiding coils. The instructor will take participants through each step of the process starting with coil building, braiding and arrangement, and hand-built sculptural elements to add on. Participants will glaze their works to add color, and all work will be fired.