Ceramics Workshops

 
Fridays 2:30-5:30
01/24/2020 to 02/28/2020

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.

 
Sundays 5:00-8:00
01/26/2020 to 03/08/2020

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. No class meeting February 16th.

 
Tuesdays 6:30-9:30
01/21/2020 to 02/25/2020

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.

 
Wednesdays 2:30-5:30
01/22/2020 to 02/26/2020

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.

 
Friday 6:15-9:15
01/31/2020

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.

 
Friday 6:15-9:15
02/21/2020

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.

Mugs and Bowls
 
Thursday 6:00-9:00
01/09/2020

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.

 
Monday 6:30-9:30
01/13/2020

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.

Mugs and Bowls
 
Wednesday 6:00-9:00
01/08/2020

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.

Paint Your Own Cup
Workshop Canceled
Tuesday 6:00-8:00
01/07/2020

Use one of our pre-made ceramic cups to create a colorful, decorative masterpiece! We will then fire it to make a durable, dishwasher- and microwave-safe functional piece of artwork.

 
Mondays 6:30-9:30
01/27/2020 to 02/17/2020

Discover tips and tricks from a studio potter. Advanced techniques, workarounds, fixes, and more. Wheel throwing experience required.

Raku Firing
 
Mondays 5:30-9:30
02/24/2020 to 03/02/2020

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 and fire one or two test pieces. 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.

Textured Slab Bowl
Workshop Canceled
Wednesday 2:30-5:30
01/15/2020

This workshop is a great opportunity to explore easy decorative options in clay. We will make simple slab dishes, then work with texturing and carving to turn them into personalized works of art. No experience necessary.