For students of all skill levels, including beginners, this course is designed to teach the many varied techniques and applications for hand building with clay. Students will focus on various ways and tools that can be used to make many forms for utilitarian use. This course will explore the use of molds, slabs and coils with an emphasis on surface design and glazing techniques. No class on 7/3/18.
|May 29 - July 31, 2018||T||Evelyn Arnold||CVCC EC 1081||6:00 PM - 9:00 PM||$166.25||98912|
This class is designed for the beginning through intermediate level potter. In this course, students will become familiar with turning methods and materials used in creating basic forms with the potters' wheel. Topics include clay preparation, turning techniques, and basic glaze application. Upon completion, students should be able to center, turn basic forms such as bowls and mugs, apply basic glazes, and be familiar with loading and firing an electric kiln. No class on 7/4/18.
|May 30 - August 1, 2018||W||Evelyn Arnold||CVCC EC 1081||6:00 PM - 9:00 PM||$166.25||98913|
Designed for experience as well as the beginner level potters, students will learn to create a variety of forms including pitchers, vases, and lidded jars. Also included is instruction on how to apply glazes and the proper procedure for loading and firing an electric kiln. Upon completion, students will be familiar with working on the potter's wheel, glaze application and firing techniques. No class 7/5/18.
|May 31 - August 2, 2018||TH||Preston Tolbert||CVCC EC 1081||6:00 PM - 9:00 PM||$166.25||98911|
Supply fee covers kiln firings, glaze materials and 1 bag of clay. In addition, students must purchase a tool kit available at the CVCC Bookstore or local craft store. Students should bring a towel, apron, large sponge, and a 5-gallon bucket to class. Dress in comfortable clothes that you do not mind getting dirty.
Classes will be held on the East Campus (EC).
For questions about the courses contact Evelyn Arnold at email@example.com;
to register you may e-mail Cheri Toney at firstname.lastname@example.org , or register with Instant Online Enrollment.
For further information you may contact the Continuing Education Department at (828) 327-7037.