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CVCC Potters' Workshop

Pottery Class Schedules  

 

Pottery I

Designed for the beginner and experienced potter, topics include clay preparation, turning techniques using the potters' wheel and glazing pottery for firing.  Upon completion, students will have finished pots and be familiar with working on the potters' wheel, as well as glaze application. No class on 11/11/14.

Date

Instructor

Day

Location

Time

Cost

ID#

October 21 - December 16, 2014

Evelyn Arnold

T

CVCC Potters' Workshop

6p-9p

$111.25

78338 

 

Functional Pottery I

The first in a series, this class will focus on making pottery for everyday use.  Students will begin with simple bowls and progress to tumblers, mugs and small pouring vessels.  Glazing and firing processes will also be an important component of this class. Upon completion students will have a basic understanding of making, glazing and firing functional pottery.  No class on 11/26/14.

Date

Instructor

Day

Location

Time

Cost

ID#

October 22 - December 17,
2014

Kim Ellington

W

CVCC Potters' Workshop

6p-9p

$111.25

78340

 

Handbuilt Pottery: Tableware

This class will explore handbuilding methods to produce utilitarian tableware.  Students will be introduced to slab-building techniques to create plates, bowls, mugs and teapots without the use of a potters' wheel.  Students will learn about using templates to develop shape design, as well as utilizing decoration techniques, such as inlay and slip trailing on clay.  This class is designed for students of all levels.  No class on 11/26/14. 

 

Date

Instructor

Day

Location

Time

Cost

ID#

October 22 - December 17,
2014

Po-Wen Liu

W

CVCC Potters' Workshop

6p-9p

$111.25

78472

 

 **Students must have or have purchased a basic pottery tool-kit that is available at the CVCC Bookstore and/or local craft stores. Students should bring a towel and apron to class and dress in comfortable clothes that they don't mind getting dirty.**

**Fees for the classes listed include the cost of the class, clay, glaze materials, kiln firings and insurance.

 To print a registration form for any of the classes listed, click here.

 

For additional information you can contact

The Potters' Workshop at 828-327-7000 ext. 4032

or email Evelyn Arnold at

earnold@cvcc.edu

 

To register for classes, workshops or seminars please use the »Instant Online Enrollment or call 828-327-7000 ext. 4319.

 
2550 US HIGHWAY 70 SE • HICKORY, NC • 28602-8302 • 828.327.7000
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Updated 09.15.2014: Potters Workshop