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Winter 2014 Pottery Classes: Hand Building-All Levels

Learn or review the basics: wedging, pinch and coil, slab and extruder. Surface treatments and glazing are presented. Explore methods for making functional, non-functional and sculptural forms. The emphasis in this class is on organic, geometric, and abstract or lifelike forms and figures. The class fee includes the ability to use the studio during open studio hours, one 25 pound bag of clay, glazes and firing costs. Oxidation, reduction and raku methods of firing are explored. Jan. 16-March 8, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.