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spring classes

updated wed 22 mar 00


elle and md on fri 14 mar 97

John Bryan Community Pottery Spring Classes

Rhythm in Clay
Learn the art of creative functional musical instruments from clay, then
have fun playing them. Projects include several types of hand drums,
flutes, shakers, whistles and kalimbas. Some clay experience needed.

April 3-May22
Thursday 6:00- 8:00pm
$70.00 Arts Council members
$75.00 Non members min. 3 max. 9

Experiment with new handbuilding techniques. Learn to throw pots on the
wheel and refine skills. Learn the process and techniques of Raku.

Tuesday 6:30-9:00pm
$70.00AC members
$75.00 non members max.12

Handbuilding for Kids ages 8-12
Learn to make bird houses, rattles, bowls, banks and more, using your
hands and a few simple tools. Great for beginners and advanced students.
Materials included in the fee.

April 1 - May 20
Tuesday 5:45-6:45pm
$50.00 AC members
$60.00 nonmembers min. 5 max. 10

Beginning wheel for teens
Throwing skills of basic shapes of cylinders and bowls, as well as the
form with decorative handles, carvings and other surface decorations.
One 25lb. bag of clay is provided with fee.

March 31- May 19
Monday 4:00-6:00
$70.00 Ac members
$75.00 non-members min 5 max 10

Learning the potters wheel
Learn how to use the potter's wheel or better your throwing skills.
Create simple or complex vessels and practice several glazing methods.

April 2 - May 21
Wednesday 6:00 - 8:30pm
$70.00 AC members
$75.00 non-members min 3 max 9

Parent/Child Class(ages3-6)
An experience in clay for parents and children to share together. You
and your child can learn the basic techniques of handbuilding. One 25lb
bag of clay included in fee

April 1 - May 20
Tuesday 3:30 -5:30
$100.00 AC members
$105.00 non members min 8 max 12

Parents/ Child Class (ages7 and up)
A bonding experience in clay for parents and children to share together.
Learn the techniques of handbuilding.

April 3 - May 22
Thurday 3:30 -5:30
$100.00 AC members
$105.00 non members min 8 max12

To Register Call: Rebecca Ramsey Fenton 937-767-2761
Beryl Schicker 937-767-7387

Or Write to: Yellow Springs Arts Council
1150 Grinnell Circle
Yellow Springs,OH 45387

Virginia Piazza on tue 21 mar 00

There are still openings in pottery classes at CHAMBERS POTTERY, New York

Day and in evening classes in wheel and handbuilding.
Session begins April 1, 2000.

For information, contact Amanda Matthews, (212)619-7302.