Ceramics Workshops

 
Friday 2:30-5:30
04/12/2019 to 05/17/2019

Explore the cool, forgiving nature of clay, and let your hands guide your artistic expression. Wheel-throwing, handbuilding, and glazing techniques will be covered. Workshop emphasizes individual instruction. Beginning and continuing students welcome.

 
Tuesday 6:30-9:30
04/09/2019 to 05/14/2019

Explore the cool, forgiving nature of clay, and let your hands guide your artistic expression. Wheel-throwing, handbuilding, and glazing techniques will be covered. Workshop emphasizes individual instruction. Beginning and continuing students welcome.

 
Wednesday 3:00-6:00
04/17/2019 to 05/22/2019

Explore the cool, forgiving nature of clay, and let your hands guide your artistic expression. Wheel-throwing, handbuilding, and glazing techniques will be covered. Workshop emphasizes individual instruction. Beginning and continuing students welcome.

 
Wednesday 6:30-9:30
04/10/2019 to 05/15/2019

Explore the cool, forgiving nature of clay, and let your hands guide your artistic expression. Wheel-throwing, handbuilding, and glazing techniques will be covered. Workshop emphasizes individual instruction. Beginning and continuing students welcome.

Portrait Sculpture
 
Monday 2:30-5:30
04/08/2019 to 05/06/2019

Bring photos of a person or pet that you'd like to immprtalize in a ceramic sculpture.

 
Sunday 5:00-8:00
04/28/2019

It's spring, and we're all ready for some flowers! Make a simple pinch, coil, or slab-built flowerpot for you or someone special, and become familiar with the ceramics studio. This workshop focuses on handbuilding techniques, so no wheel throwing will be covered. Fee includes all materials.

 
Friday 6:15-9:15
04/26/2019

Take a spin on the wheel! Try out wheel throwing and feel the magic of clay. Bring a date, friend, or someone you've just met -- this special price is for you and a guest. Enjoy a fun, creative atmosphere and some snacks. Workshop registrant must be a current UO student; guest does not need to be a student or have a UO ID.

 
Monday 6:30-9:30
04/08/2019 to 05/06/2019

You've taken Beginning Ceramics, now it's time to find out what's next! Improve your wheel throwing skills, learn some new techniques, and explore the possibilities.

Mugs and Bowls
 
Sunday 5:00-8:00
05/19/2019

Add a splash of originality to your cupboards by building your own ceramic mugs, tumblers, small bowls or plates while getting acquainted with the ceramics studio. This workshop focuses on handbuilding techniques, so no wheel throwing will be covered. Fee includes clay and glazes.

Raku Firing
 
Monday 5:30-9:30
05/13/2019 to 05/20/2019

In this tongs-on workshop, you will learn how to interact with fire to achieve stunning glaze colors only possible with Raku firing. Raku glazes range from unique iridescent metallic to ancient-seeming white or golden crackle effects. During the first session you will learn about the properties and techniques of raku glazing. In the second class you will participate in the firing of your work. Please bring up to four of your previously bisqued ceramics pieces to the first class. Be ready to see some flames! Wear natural fiber clothing.