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Pottery: Throwing & Hand Building for All Levels

Instructor: Jon Puzzuoli
July 6 – August 10, 2020 · Meets: Mo · 01:30 PM – 04:30 PM
Age: Adult Courses (Ages 18+)

This course is for the student with no previous experience or for those seeking further development of hand building, throwing and glazing skills. Basic throwing and more advanced techniques will be taught as well as many hand-building methods including slab, coil, dowel, pinch, and the use of textures. Numerous demonstrations and individual coaching are offered. Students can work at their own pace and experimentation is always encouraged. Open studio will be Monday mornings from 9:30am – 12:30pm.

Students must purchase clay from the school. Fees for clay are: $15 for 25 lb of brown stoneware clay $22 for 25 lb. bag of porcelain $14 for a 25 lb. bag of white stoneware clay Students can purchase a tool kit for $18 at the first class. All ceramic work fired in the school kilns are subject to a firing fee of 4 cents per cubic inch. Firing fees MUST be paid at the end of the semester. Credit cards will be taken upon registration to pay for all firing fees. Silvermine Open Studios Silvermine Open Studios The Open Studio gives current term students enrolled in an instructional ceramic course at Silvermine an opportunity to work on their own projects and improve skills. This is not an instructional class. During the COVID-19 pandemic, students are allowed to attend only the assigned open studio that is posted with their course description.

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Fees: $360.00