Finding Your Form Through Nature

July 8, 2018 – July 14, 2018

Alice Ballard

This workshop focuses on hand-building. Using the beautiful environment of Arrowmont as inspiration, students will create work in clay that captures the essence of the natural stuff they collect. The work created serves as containers for your collection. Participants will learn pinching, slab work, the dowel method, along with a simple plaster press mold. Earthenware will be the clay and work created early in the week will be fired. Students will also learn how to make and use terra sigillata in a variety of ways to enhance the surface of their work in clay. Open to all skill levels.




COURSE FEE: $525


Alice Ballard received her MA from the University of Michigan and a Fulbright Scholarship to study in India. She taught ceramics at the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities for 10 years. Ballard received a MAC grant to study for a summer in China and was invited to the International Ceramic Colony in Macedonia. Her work is in the collections of the Renwick, Mint Museums and Greenville County Museum of Art.
aliceballard.com


Alice Ballard

In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.

  • I would like to be contacted about housing in the new dormitory that will have all private rooms with private baths if it is ready for occupancy for workshop dates.
  • $199
  • hard copy paper catalog online catalog or course description

This event has reached registration capacity. Please provide your information to be placed on the waiting list.

Put me on the waitlist.
Add to your calendar
ART WORKSTENNESSEE ARTS COMMISIONTENNESSEE FOR THE ARTSTENNESEE GIFT-A-TAGEAST TENNESSEE FOUNDATION

Donation to Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

How much would you like to donate?
$50 $100 $250 $500 $1,000
Would you like to make regular donations? I would like to make donation(s)
How many times would you like this to recur? (including this payment) *
First Name *
Last Name *
Email *
Phone
Current Mailing Address
Additional Note
A current mailing address is required to receive an acknowledgement/tax receipt.
Loading...