Advanced Open Studio -- Summer, 2017

Advanced Open Studio - wheel making plate instructionAdvanced ceramics students will have an opportunity to work independently in a collegial atmosphere. Cone 6 and 10 firings will be available. Students will have access to wheels, slab roller, a variety of glazes, and design tools. Students should have a minimum of three previous Craft Enrichment pottery classes.

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.

The Craft Enrichment studio is a teaching studio designed for the development and enhancement of skills. It is not for volume production of items or for production of items for commercial sale.  However, the Craft Enrichment Program does encourage participation in the December and May student sales and the Empty Bowls event.

Instructor: Nate Fields
Enrollment: 15
Dates: Mondays, May 22 -- July 24  (10 weeks)
Time: 6:00 -- 8:30 pm
Cost: $185
Location: Katherine Harper Hall Room 55 

Pottery classRegistration will begin on the following dates and will remain open until the class fills or three working days before the class starts, whichever comes first: 

  • FALL SESSION: August 10 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.
  

Studio Manager Nate Fields has worked at Doe Ridge Pottery for 15 years, where he manages the studio, does (mostly) hand-built production work, and specializes in cone 6 glazes.  His likes to make large hand-built sculptural forms like vases and lamps.

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. Registration for each class is open until the class fills or until three working days before the class begins, whichever comes first. 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: Dacia Trethewey, craftenrichment@appstate.edu

Director Emeritus: Eric Reichard, reichardef@appstate.edu

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

If you need accommodations due to a disability, contact the Office of Disability Services at least two weeks prior to the beginning of your Craft Enrichment class. (828) 262-3056.    ods.appstate.edu

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