Thu, Sep 07|
Create Escape Studio
Hand-building with Clay for Adults - Thursdays 6-8 pm
Begins Sept 7th - 5 week Series During this course, we will cover the basics of working with clay as well as the three main clay hand-building techniques – pinch pots, slab building, and coiling. (no class 9/21)
Time & Location
Sep 07, 6:00 PM – Oct 12, 8:00 PM
Create Escape Studio, 143 West St Ste U, New Milford, CT 06776, USA
About the event
Hand-building with Clay – Adult 5-week series (Ages 14+)
Introduction to Clay During this course, we will cover the basics of working with clay as well as the three main clay hand-building techniques – pinch pots, slab building, and coiling. We will also include discussions on wedging, applying textures and embellishments, carving leather-hard clay, properly storing and wrapping works in progress, recycling clay, glazing, firing, and studio maintenance.
Course length: 5 weeks Cost: $280 per person
The next session begins Thursday, September 7th and runs through October 12th (no class on Thursday, September 21)
includes: Set of clay tools 10 lbs of low-fire earthenware clay (Additional clay may be purchased for $3 per lb.) Instruction Studio tools Designated storage space for work in progress Use of clay studio during Open Studio time at a discounted rate of $10 per hour*
*the provided studio is not in use for parties or other instruction – call in advance.
All work to be fired is subject to a firing fee of 10 cents per cubic inch.
Maximum number of students 10
A minimum of 4 people is required to run the session.