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ARTS & CRAFTS / POTTERY Pottery Pottery classes are held at the Pottery Studio, 1541 W. Oak Street, unless otherwise noted. Pottery, Beginning Wheel & Handbuilding This class is for the students who have never had pottery. You will learn about clay, tools, and glazing plus much more. You will learn the basic skills, techniques and principles involved in pottery. Primary emphasis for the class is on creating using the potter’s wheel as a tool. Some handbuilding will be covered. Note: Lab time included. All tools and supplies provided, 25 pounds of clay included in the fee. 6/10-8/12 M 9:00-11:00 AM $139 304850-01 6/10-8/12 M 5:30-7:30 PM $139 304850-02 6/12-8/14 W 8:00-10:00 PM $139 304850-03 Pottery, Beginning Plus Wheel & Handbuilding Prerequisite: One or more Beginning Wheel & Handbuilding This class is paced for students who have previously taken a beginning class, and are acquainted with the basic techniques involved in wheel throwing. This class is excellent for students that are not feeling comfortable with the clay and wish to hone their skills some before progressing to intermediate. Note: Lab time included. All tools and supplies provided, 25 pounds of clay included in the fee. Class will not be held on 7/4. 6/10-8/12 M 8:00-10:00 PM $139 304855-01 6/12-8/14 W 5:30-7:30 PM $139 304855-02 6/13-8/15 Th 9:00-11:00 AM $139 304855-03 Pottery, Intermediate Wheel & Handbuilding Prerequisite: Beginning Wheel & Handbuilding or equivalent. The class will deal with more complex ceramic/pottery techniques and skills. Expression and exploration of form will be taught. Intermediate students must have had experience working with clay and should know the principles of the wheel. Note: Lab time included. All tools and supplies provided, 25 pounds of clay included in the fee. 6/11-8/13 Tu 5:30-7:30 PM $139 304860-01 6/12-8/14 W 9:00-11:00 AM $139 304860-02 Pottery, Advanced Wheel & Handbuilding Prerequisite: Intermediate Wheel & Handbuilding or equivalent. This class looks further into the development of form while honing your high-end techniques. Emphasis is placed on combining your own creativity with conceptual thought into design. Make-up time for 7/4 is 7/6 same time. Note: Lab time included. All tools and supplies provided, 25 pounds of clay included in the fee. Class will not be held on 7/4. 6/13-8/15 Th 5:30-7:30 PM $139 304865-01 Pottery Sampler Adults enrolled in this class will be encouraged to create while learning the techniques of clay. You will be introduced to handbuilding and wheel-throwing, as well as glazing and studio operation. If you have always wanted to know about pottery, join this introductory class. Note: There is no lab offered with this class. All materials and tools provided. In this class, clay will be provided as needed. 6/15-7/13 Sa 12:30-2:30 PM $49 304870-01 7/20-8/17 Sa 12:30-2:30 PM $49 304870-02 Pottery, Handbuilding Expressions Prerequisite: No previous experience necessary Students will explore three-dimensional form in clay using handbuilding techniques as they relate to sculpture. Create moderate-sized pieces within the framework of ceramic construction. Use additive and subtractive methods in clay to explore line and form, integrated with design and shape relationships. Note: Tools, 25 pounds of basic clay, glazes and firings provided. Lab time included. 6/12-8/14 W 6:00-8:00 PM $139 304875-01 Pottery, Construction Techniques Prerequisite: No previous experience necessary. This class will address various imaginative methods of handbuilding while using extruders, slab rollers, various textures and forms. You will push the traditional boundaries of utilitarian clay as well as focus on functionality. Note: Lab for 5 weeks only is included with this class. Tools materials and 25 lbs of clay provided. 6/14-7/12 F 6:00-8:00 PM $70 304880-01 7/19-8/16 F 6:00-8:00 PM $70 304880-02 Raku Workshop Start by working in wet clay the first week, and the second week glaze and finish by firing the pieces. It will include a hands-on contemporary exploration of the forming and firing process first used by Japanese potters. Join us for the American style of Raku while using handbuilding or use the potter’s wheel. Note: No previous experience necessary. All tools, supplies, firings and 25 pounds of clay are included in the fee. Class meets 4 times. 8/23-8/30 F 6:00-9:00 PM 8/24-8/31 Sa 9:00 AM-Noon $69 304890-01 Visiting Artist Demonstration Note: Class not discountable. Robin Furuta In this demonstration, Robin Furuta will discuss her work and show how to alter thrown pieces and create oval casseroles. 6/29 Sa 1:00-4:00 PM $15 304891-01 Ginny Cash In this demonstration, Ginny Cash will discuss her work and show how to throw and create functional tea pots. Note: Class not discountable. 7/27 Sa 1:00-4:00 PM $15 304891-02 Pottery Lab Lab is for current students to practice or finish work in progress. Anyone who has taken classes at the Pottery Studio may register as a lab student. This is a recreational and educational facility. Production work is not permitted. No formal instruction is provided. Note: Fee includes 25 pounds of clay. Open lab times are not available for students enrolled in the Sampler Class. Class will not be held on 7/4. 6/10-8/15 M,Th 11:00 AM-1:00 PM 6/11-8/17 Tu,Sa 9:00 AM-Noon 6/11-8/15 Tu,Th 7:30-10:00 PM 6/12-8/14 W 11:00 AM-2:00 PM SUMMER 2013 | FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR $139 304899-01 37 http://www.FCGOV.COM/RECREATOR

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Recreator - Summer 2013