Info:This 8 week course is a great introduction to the exciting process of wheel thrown ceramics. Developed for students with little or no clay experience, the class covers basic skills at the wheel for creating functional work. Demonstrations will cover wedging, centering, and forming shapes such as vases, mugs, bowls and plates. You will also have an introduction to decorating, glazing techniques and get an introduction to kiln firing. This class includes 26 of hours of independent studio time, 25 pounds of clay, all firing, slips and glazing supplies. New students will need to purchase a basic pottery tool kit available at the first class session.
Instructor: Jon Van Eck
Saturdays, October 2nd – November 20th from 12:00 to 2:30 pm
Ages: 18 & up
Please note that this class takes place in person at the Ann Arbor Art Center