Handbuilding with Colored Clay
This workshop will facilitate the exploration of hand building techniques, no throwing skills required. Participants are encouraged to bring reference materials (templates) of their own but slab building templates will be provided. Brief (10-15 min) demonstrations and printed instructional materials on coil building and slab building will be provided for student reference. Over the course of the workshop students will learn how to mix mason stain into 1 lb of clay and build forms with a variety of hand building techniques. Students will also explore creating different textures in the material using fabric and other found objects. Tools and clay provided.
2 Sundays, 4/7-4/14, 1:00 PM-5:00 PM