Ceramics

Students will asked to sign the STUDIO CODE OF CONDUCT during the enrollment process. Enrollment will not be complete without signature. 
 


Clay and Tool Kits can be purchased at the time of registration or at the front desk. 

Students may only attend the class they are enrolled in. 

LOOKING AHEAD:

Spring Session | 3/20/17 - 5/11/17

Eight-Week Classes

Ceramics I

Instructor: Tim Sullivan
10 a.m. - noon Thursdays

Instructor: Kara Lane
6-8 p.m. Mondays

Eight-week class
$155 (supplies and clay not included)

This class will provide students with the fundamentals of working with clay and glazes. Students will be introduced to handbuilding, wheel-throwing and glazing through instructor demonstrations and one-on-one attention. All students must review and sign ceramics studio contract for enrollment to be complete.

Ceramics II

Instructor: Tim Sullivan
10 a.m. - noon Tuesdays

Instructor: Kara Lane
6-8 p.m. Tuesdays FULL

Eight-week class
$155 (supplies and clay not included)
Prerequisite: Ceramics I 

This class is designed to help students with a basic foundation advance to the next level. Students will further explore both handbuilding and wheel-throwing methods. The basic cylinder, bowl and plate forms are built upon to create more complex pieces. Advanced surface design, glazing and firing methods are also introduced. All students must review and sign ceramics studio contract for enrollment to be complete.

Handbuilding

Instructors: Pat Travis and Barbara Farber
1-3 p.m. Wednesdays
Eight-week class
$155 (supplies and clay not included)

Designed for intermediate and advanced students, this class focuses primarily on handbuilding and surface design. Extruder and slab techniques are covered along with some alteration using the wheel. Unique surfaces are created through the introduction of advanced glazing and texture methods. The instructor guides the class through a new project each session with a focus on creating original work. All students must review and sign ceramics studio contract for enrollment to be complete.

Independent Study

Instructor: Tim Sullivan
6-8 p.m. Wednesdays

Eight-week class
$155 (supplies and clay not included)

This intensive class is designed for students who have mastered centering and pulling techniques and/or basic handbuilding methods. Instruction focuses on the creation of complex forms and multipart vessels. Advanced glazing, surface design and firing methods are also covered. Self-direction by students is expected at this level, with instructors sharing advanced techniques and helping individuals to refine skills. All students must review and sign ceramics studio contract for enrollment to be complete.