Altered and Ornamented: No Fear!
June 10, 2018 – June 16, 2018
This workshop focuses on altering wheel-thrown or hand-built forms, and then embellishing them with an array of decoration techniques, from stamping and slip-trailing to sponging and resists. Demonstrations include throwing, altering and building off the wheel, darting, deco techniques that include stamp-making, and studio ergonomics. Students will leave class with a collection of new skills, a better understanding of timing in clay, and confidence! The workshop is suitable for throwers and hand-builders. Basic wheel-throwing and/or hand-building skills necessary.
COURSE FEE: $525
Kristen Kieffer is a full-time studio potter, workshop presenter and ceramics instructor living in Massachusetts. She received her BFA from the N.Y.S.C.C. at Alfred University and an MFA from Ohio University. Kieffer has work displayed in numerous public and private collections, has exhibited her work internationally in juried and invitational exhibitions, and taught workshops around the country at craft centers and universities.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.