POTTERY with Jesse Canales

Pottery classes will be a series of 6 classes. 

March 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 6:30-7:30

Tuesdays, 6:00-7:30 pm

SLAB BUILDING

 

Students will learn techniques associated with slab forms and sculpture with an emphasis on decoration and the incorporation of texture, surface texture and glaze manipulation. Referencing different cultural examples we will design and implement motifs from Native American Pottery to Mayan script.

CLAY WHEEL WORK

 

This class introduces students to the pottery wheel. Students work on the pottery wheel and make a bowl.

CLAY COIL BOWLS

 

Using prepared plaster molds the students will be introduced to the extractor, making perfect coils for a decorative plate or bowl.