Workshops -- 2018
We have some exciting workshops scheduled for 2017. To register for any of these workshops, please download a workshop registration form. Workshops are open to members and non-members, and fees must be paid at least one month in advance (except for Winter Weekends) to reserve space, or workshop may be cancelled. If you need a place to stay, please contact us.
Winter Weekend Workshops - 2018
2 Day Workshops
$150 - Members
$200 - Non-Members
10am to 3pm with an hour for lunch
Includes materials and bisque firing (glaze firing not included)
January 27 & 28: Glaze Application Techniques with Nancy Robbins
Learn the best techniques for applying glazes to achieve perfect surfaces. Explore new possibilities for you work.
February 17 & 18: Throwing Large Pots with Steve Jones
Students will learn various techniques for centering and throwing large forms of 10-25 pounds each. Both bowls and cylinders.
March 10 & 11: Split It Up! with Eve Behar
Learn fun techniques to make flower pots, chip-dip bowls, cake plates and more. This workshop will also include instruction on various decorative methods with slips and underglazes on greenware.
Master of The Art with TBD
10 AM - 4 PM
at The Clay Art Studios
$450 - Members
$550 - Non-Members
Raku with Bill Shillalies
Choose your date:
at the Raku Kiln Site
Members - $150
Nonmembers - $200
Hands on raku, sagger & horsehair firing workshops. Participants should bring lots of bisque ware. Pots for Raku should be no larger than 6" to 8". Pots for horsehair or sagger should be burnished round shapes. Use groggy stoneware or raku clay. A small selection of glazes will be provided.
"I have been working in clay for 25 years. Working in woodfiring, pit firing, horse hair firing, soda firing and raku, my vessels take their influences from natural forces in our environment. I find physical impulses are represented in the process of creating the work and the finished piece."