Hand Building & Surface Techniques with Kevin Snipes, Demo on Saturday, June 10, 10 AM – 4 PM

January 01, 1970

This one-day demonstration workshop will challenge you to consider the ceramic object as a vessel for storytelling. Kevin Snipes will demonstrate his construction methods and his use of surface techniques including mishima, sgraffito and underglaze decoration to produce intricate, layered surfaces. Discussions on formal design, historical and contemporary references and meaning will be encouraged.

Hand Building & Surface Techniques with Kevin Snipes, Sat & Sun, June 10 & 11, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

January 01, 1970

This two-day demonstration (on Saturday) and hands-on workshop (on Sunday) will challenge you to consider the ceramic object as a vessel for storytelling. We will explore greenware ceramic surface decoration. Using porcelain, participants will create meaningful three dimensional canvases by means of throwing or hand building techniques. An important component of this workshop will be […]

Basic Photography: Portraits, Saturday, June 17, 11 AM to 1 PM

January 01, 1970

This workshop covers different approaches to making portraits. It will explain the different  types of taking portraits of individuals and groups, beginning with how close to the subject to  how far away from the subject the photographer should be, and why. How you should consider the background for your portrait and what type might be […]

Cover to Cover: Making Beautiful Handmade Books, Saturday, June 24, 1 PM to 4 PM

January 01, 1970

This workshop is designed to teach anyone how to create a variety of stunning and artfully created books. These books can be used as journals, memory books, or they can become a work of art all their own. Explore a variety of binding and folding techniques to create these beautifully crafted books and get artsy by […]

Hand Crafted Cold-Process Soap Making, Sunday, July 23, 1 PM to 4:30 PM

January 01, 1970

Learn to create your own soaps customized to your skin type and fragrance preferences. It’s easy, economical, and fun. Using the “cold process” method, you will make soap from scratch like pioneer homesteaders. Use high quality, all natural ingredients for soap that is good for your skin – add herbs, essential oils, fruits, vegetables, grains, […]

All Natural Hand Lotions & Toiletries Making Workshop, Sunday July 30, 1 PM – 4 PM

January 01, 1970

It’s easy to make your own hand creams and lotions, customized to different skin types with fragrances, healing herbs, and even goat’s milk. Then move on to bath salts, body rubs, lip balm, cleansing cream, and cologne. Go home with several jars of skin care products and recipes for many more. Materials fee covers use […]

Raku Workshop with Rick Berman, Saturday, August 5, 10 AM to 5 PM

January 01, 1970

Come join us for this exciting hands-on raku workshop with Rick Berman. We will be using white crackle, green crackle, turquoise, blue to red, and copper matte glazes. Detailed instruction will be shared regarding firing, several methods of post firing reduction, and a brief history of Japanese and American Raku. Don’t forget to bring a […]

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