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Ceramics Studio

2127 Strand st.
(409) 763-2503
  • Presented By: Galveston Arts Center
  • Dates: February 5, 2019 - February 25, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Tuesday
  • Location: Galveston Arts Center
  • Address: 2127 Strand st.
  • Phone: (409) 763-2503
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: $50 for 2 sessions | $20 per session when you purchase 4 or more at once
  • Admission: $50 for 2 sessions | $20 per session when you purchase 4 or more at once
  • Area of Town: Galveston
  • overview

    An ongoing program with Cristal Aldrete for beginners or experts! Learn hand-building techniques in pottery, figurative sculpture, and glazing with earthenware clay. Create sculptural relief tiles, full 3-d sculpture, functional pottery and tableware, figures, and more. This course uses ancient methods that don’t require a potter’s wheel, including coil construction and slab-construction. Students will learn how to securely join corners and handles, make lids fit properly, and various kinds of surface treatments, textures and glazes.Bisque and glaze firings are scheduled at an off-site kiln regularly. The instructor will notify students when fired work is available for pick-up at the next class or during business hours throughout the week.Tuition: $50 for a two-class pack, or $20/class | All materials and supplies provided.

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