Pottery: Decorating With Images From Nature

Pottery Class - nature imagesIn this course, hand-building and throwing techniques will be taught. Students will be encouraged to create decorative imagery using a direct printing and stamping process with objects found in nature. Demonstrations and collecting advice will be given. All skill levels are welcome.

The course fee includes 25 pounds of clay, glazes, and Cone 6 oxidation firings. Cone 10 firing and additional clay are available for a fee.  A variety of clays are available, and clay used in the class must be purchased from the Craft Enrichment Program.  

Instructor: Jimmy Savely
Enrollment: 15
Dates: Thursdays, March 5 - April 23, 2015 
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Cost: $160.00
Location: Katherine Harper Hall Room 55 

        Registration will begin on the following dates and will remain open until three days before the class starts:

  • FALL SESSION: August 1 at noon
  • SPRING SESSION: December 1 at noon
  • SUMMER SESSION: May 1 at noon 

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PLEASE NOTE: You may cancel a craft class up to two weeks before the class begins, with a $30 cancellation fee assessed. No refunds are allowed within two weeks of the start date, nor after the class begins.

Jimmy Savely has maintained "Tree of Life Pottery" studio in Creston since 1994. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in ceramics from the University of Tennessee. Reconnecting with nature through art is his primary pursuit.  

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. Registration for each class is open until the class fills or until three days before the class begins. If you miss the registration for this semester we hope you will consider taking this class the next time it is offered. Please contact Teri Reddick at reddickct@appstate.edu to be added to the mailing list if you would like to be notified when new classes are offered.

Director: Kathy Copley, craftenrichment@appstate.edu

Director Emeritus: Eric Reichard, reichardef@appstate.edu, 828-262-6360

If you experience problems completing the registration, contact Teri Reddick at 828-262-2530 or email Teri Reddick at reddickct@appstate.edu.

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