SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED:
CONSTRUCTING CLAY SCULPTURE
This workshop focuses on constructing unique and expressive fired clay sculpture. The instructor will demonstrate various forming techniques and, for inspiration, present work by a number of clay artists. Using classic three-dimensional design principles, participants will group a variety of small forms to construct an integrated sculpture.
After the sculptures are bisque fired, glaze will be added to enhance the surface.
Class: SL-1 Sandy Leuhrsen
Friday & Saturday, 9:00am-3:00pm
1/11 & 1/12, 1/18 & 1/19
In this two-day workshop students will learn to make loop-in-loop chains,
as well as various other methods to create beautiful
chains for necklaces or bracelets.
Class: MZ-1 Michelle Startzman
Saturday & Sunday, 10:00am-3:00pm
1/26 & 1/27
TREE OF LIFE BANNERS
Discuss how the Tree of Life is significant in the Mexican/Latin American cultures and to all of us (the universal connection and uses), shapes, symbolism of fruits/flowers/ people and other objects depicted in traditional Tree of Life sculptures of Mexico. Participants will construct a tree out of felt and glue it onto a cloth banner. Layers of shapes will be cut out of felt to represent added to create more dimension to the pieces. Pipe cleaners can also be woven into the banner or springing up from the top to create a more 3-D effect. They will be ready to hang on the wall.
$35 covers parent/child pair
Class: CHP-2 Christy Puetz
1/8 (1 session)