Special Workshop!

Amy Sanders - Altered and Enhanced Surfaces with Amy Sanders

Working with low-fire earthenware, this workshop will mainly focus on soft slab construction while considering how stamped patterns enhance the surface, with some thrown and altered pots demonstrated as well. Some pieces will be created by pinching, folding, and draping thin slabs over molds, while others will start with simple paper templates. A variety of functional forms will be demonstrated, including serving pieces, vases, sculptural bowls, and wall pieces.

During the hands-on portion of the workshop, participants will make several personal mark-making and texturing tools to use in their own work, as well as create forms such as a vase, altered slab cup, and wall piece. Emphasis in instruction will also be placed on successfully resolving feet, rims, and and handles.

Amy will also share her glaze recipes.

Visit Amy Sanders on her website at amysanderspottery.com

Saturday and Sunday, November 10 and 11, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Experience Level: All
$150 public (ClaySpace student discounts may apply) Space is limited, please call our office (630 393 2529) to register or be placed on a waiting list.




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