Hand Building Workshop

Hand Building Workshop


$70 per person

*two part class*

Part one: May 7th, 7-9pm

Part two: May 21st, 7-9pm

Students will learn how to make a hand-built dish using surface design techniques and learn how to glaze pieces.

During the first class, artist Karen Merkel will teach how to create a dish with slabs and how to add texture to the clay using objects that leave a design. Students are allowed to bring an object to print the clay with if interested. The objects that work best should have a texture to them; examples: leaves, doilies, burlap, etc.

During the second class, students will learn how to glaze pieces using different glaze techniques that accentuates the design in their pieces.