Traditional Techniques Across Cultures Saturdays, January 11, 18, 25 February 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29, 2020, 10 am-1 pm Participants will learn the foundational hand-building and wheel throwing ceramic techniques. Sign up today; space is limited. Members: $270, Non-members: $300 Registration required. Click here. Starting with inspiration from The Newark Museum of Art’s ceramic collections, participants will create functional and decorative objects using pinch-pot, slab-building, coil-building, and wheel throwing methods. The course will cover the basics of working with clay and allows participants to trim, embellish, and glaze their works. Registration includes instruction, use of studio equipment and tools, and 25 pounds of clay along with glaze and kiln firings. Additional clay, (glaze and kiln firings included) is available to purchase for $2 per pound. Courses will run as scheduled only if minimum enrollment is met. If not, all registered participants will be notified within one week of first class and registration fees will be refunded.
The Newark Museum’s 2020 Arts Workshops and teaching artist programs are generously supported in part by The Estate of Phyllis and Sanford Bolton.