Pots On and Off The Wheel
April 11, 2019 – April 14, 2019
During this workshop students learn the essential aspects of making pottery: ideas, centering, throwing, trimming, altering wet forms on the wheel, handles, decorating and glazing. The instructor will demonstrate pots made on and off the wheel. This class is for beginners who want to test the waters of pottery making, or the more advanced student wanting to explore fresh ideas of making pots and glazing techniques. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $400
Brian Nettles is a studio potter living in Pass Christian, Mississippi who operates Nettles Pottery where he makes pots, operates a teaching studio and has a showroom. He received his BFA in Ceramics and Sculpture from the University of Southern Mississippi and has studied wood firing on multiple trips to Japan. Nettles has taught and lectured at universities, art schools, clay centers and at NCECA, and has built over 50 kilns. His work is in private collections and public museum collections in America, Japan, and Europe.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.