Surface design for ceramic objects, Fridays, 11 am to 1 pm.
Surface Design for ceramics objects, a four-week project based workshop, will expose students to a variety of techniques, materials and methods they can use to decorate and embellish the ceramic pieces they create on the wheel or by hand. Some techniques included will be: slip use, coloration and application, englobe use, use of shellac as a resist on dry green-ware, layering techniques.
Please bring money for clay on your first day of class (around $10), a notebook for sketching, any tools you may have. If you can, please bring a leather hard piece(s) to work on, if you don't have one, don't worry -- we will have something for you. Prior experience recommended, but not necessary.
Practice time: 1-7 pm daily, $1 per pound for glaze firing, bisque firing included.
Instructor: Donna, @donnadesoto