In this two session introductory handbuilding course, students will become familiar with clay and how it behaves. They will learn techniques such as coiling, scratching and scoring, as well as glazing and underglazing techniques to decorate their pots. This course will foster creativity and interest in clay.
Appropriate for Beginner skill levels.
Open to students ages 8-12. Please plan to arrive 5-10 mins before each class to sign your student(s) in. Students also need to be signed out before leaving.
Class takes place at Arbutus Folk School, 610 4th Ave E, Olympia. Please enter through the alley way behind the school building.
Course includes clay, glazes, and two firings.
Students should wear comfy clothes that can get dirty, an apron and an old towel, as well as a snack and/or drink.
All participants ages 13 and older must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to register for and attend any Arbutus Folk School class. Please bring proof of vaccination, such as your card or a photo of it, to your first day of class, and be prepared to present it for verification. Masks are required for the duration of all classes until further notice. Please do not attend classes if you are feeling ill or have had contact with Covid-19. Please notify Arbutus staff in the event that you test positive for Covid so that your fellow students can be notified of possible exposure.
Instructor: Kate Slosson
Max Class Size: 6
Minimum Class Size: 3
Capacity Remaining: 3
Dates: 8/16/2022 - 8/23/2022
Schedule Details: Two Tuesday mornings
Times: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: Arbutus Folk School
Room: Ceramic Studio
Message phone: (360) 350-0187
120 State Avenue NE, #298
Olympia, WA 98501
Facility Physical Address (no mail please):
610 4th Ave E.
Olympia, WA 98501
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