Playing With Pattern: Creating Ornate Surface Designs On Clay
March 26, 2020 – March 29, 2020
In this workshop students will explore various ways to add rich surface pattern and design to clay through experiments with carving, slip application and creating their own stamps. You will learn tricks to make the process less intimidating that include producing stencils and guides and developing underglaze transfer paper techniques. The presentation of historic and contemporary ceramics slideshows will provide participants with contextual understanding of the many ways to use surface design while creating opportunities to discuss the elements of design. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $400
Audry Deal-McEver is a potter from Nashville, Tennessee. She has a BFA in Ceramics from Ohio University and studies at Burg Giebichenstein Hochschule für Kunst und Design in Halle, Germany. Her work has been in exhibitions as diverse as the American Museum of Ceramic Art, the Disjecta Contemporary Arts Center, and the Nashville International Airport. Deal-McEver has taught at Middle Tennessee State University and at community education and workshop centers.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.