Pinched Pot - Ceramics Studio
Public Talk

Ceramics Series #1

pinching a form, using a mold, animating a surface
October 15

This event occurred as part of the 20/21 Workshops season. This is an archived view.

Join us via Zoom with visiting artist Sana Musasama for hands-on series that build ceramic skills at home.

20/21 Workshops

Series #1

Cost: $25
Instructors: Jenny Swanson and Sarah Heimann
Includes: 3 sessions below; all tools and materials
Open to Dartmouth students only.

This class is now full.

Make It At Home scholarship funding is available.
For information, please email Sherry Fiore.

No refunds after registration ends.
All materials, necessary tools, and instructions will be sent to you via USPS.*
Participants will not be making finished (fired) projects in Series 1 and 2; instead, the focus will be on experience and skill-building that will serve students well when in a physical studio.
*We apologize, but due to the time required to order materials, we are not able to ship outside the Continental US in a timely manner.

Email for more information.
Sponsored in part by the Friends of the Student Workshops.

Session 1:
Pinching a form, finding a balance
Thu, Oct 1, 5-6:15 pm ET 

We will make 2 forms, one pinched and the other hollowed and then pinched.


Session 2:
Using a mold with coils
Thu, Oct 8, 5-6:15 pm ET 

With a simple small bowl mold, we will build with small coils.

Session 3:
Animating surface & building larger
Thu, Oct 15, 5-6:15 pm ET 

Working with skills developed in previous projects we will build a larger piece with coils and develop surface strategies by burnishing with a polished rock and drawing through slip. Visiting artist Sana Musasama will join us for this session.


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