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Winter I Classes 2015

Class Descriptions

•Hand Building with Clay, All Levels              Instructor: Diana Melancon

Tuesday, Sept 22 – Nov 10, 6:30-9:30 PM                               Fee $250     8 Weeks

Learn basic clay handling skills to create functional and sculptural objects. Experiment with colored clays, brushwork and more. Diana leads a fun eclectic adventure in clay.

Class Fee includes:

·         Studio instruction time

·         Materials, glazes and firings

·         Use of all necessary tools and equipment

One make-up session for lost class time is allowed (to be arranged with teachers).  A maximum of 10 students.

What to bring: Personal towel or apron, notebook or sketchpad for ideas.

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•Wheel Throwing, All Levels                                     Instructor: Myra Curvin

Monday, Sept 28 – Nov 16, 6:30-9:30 PM                                       Fee $250    8 Weeks

This informal class is perfect to begin or continue your experience in wheel throwing pottery. Instruction will range from beginning centering through complicated construction of wheel thrown pieces. In addition instruction on professional looking finishes and handling techniques will be included as you progress.

Class Fee includes:

·         Studio instruction time

·         Materials, glazes and firings

·         Use of all necessary tools and equipment

One make-up session for lost class time is allowed (to be arranged with teachers).  A maximum of 8 students

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron. 

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 •Saturday Clay, All Levels                            Instructor: Morghan Gray  

 Saturday, Sept 26 – Nov 14, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM         Fee $250    8 Weeks

This combination class is designed for the student that can’t decide what direction they want or need to go. Both hand building and wheel throwing instruction will be offered, explore one or both. Combine techniques for a unique approach to an Idea.

Class Fee includes:

·         Studio instruction time

·         Materials, glazes and firings

·         Use of all necessary tools and equipment

One make-up session for lost class time is allowed (to be arranged with teachers).  A maximum of 12 students with 8 on the wheel.

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron.

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Class Refund Policies:

Withdrawal Deadline: 5 days prior to 1st class.

·         No refunds will be given after the withdrawal deadline.

·         Please do not ask for credit.

·         Classes that do not have the minimum number of students may be delayed one week or cancelled at the withdrawal deadline.

·         Full refund for cancelled classes or you may take a gift certificate for a future class.

 

 

Summer Session II 2015 Classes

Class Descriptions

•Hand Building with Clay, All Levels                               

Instructor: Diana Melancon

Tuesday, July 21 –Sept 8,   6: 30-9:30 PM

Fee $250  8 Weeks

Learn basic clay handling skills to create functional and sculptural objects. Experiment with colored clays, brushwork and more. Diana leads a fun eclectic adventure in clay.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.     A maximum of 10 students.

What to bring: Personal towel or apron, notebook or sketchpad for ideas

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 •Wheel Throwing, All Levels                                

Instructor: Morghan Gray

Monday, July 27 – Sept 14, 6:30-9:30 PM

Fee $250           8 Weeks

This informal class is perfect to begin or continue your experience in wheel throwing pottery. Instruction will range from beginning centering through complicated construction of wheel thrown pieces. In addition instruction on professional looking finishes and handling techniques will be included as you progress.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.                       A maximum of 8 students

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron.

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•NEW SATURDAY CLASS   

Instructor: Diana Melancon

Saturday, August 8 – Sept 12, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Fee $250    6 Weeks

Diana Melancon will conduct a six week class (four hour sessions) with an emphasis on decoration.  The first few classes will focus on the making of ware to be decorated while exploring form and texture.  The last three classes will concentrate on decorating techniques, brushwork, majolica, and other low-fire glazes.  Although wheel throwing will not be part of the instructional curriculum, hand builders and wheel throwers are welcome.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron.

 New Clay Class

Class Refund Policies:

Withdrawal Deadline: 5 days prior to class

  • No refunds will be given after the withdrawal deadline.
  • Please do not ask for credit.
  • Classes that do have the minimum number of students may be delayed one week or cancelled at the withdrawal deadline.
  • Full refund for cancelled classes or you may take a gift certificate for a future class.