Friday, February 4, 2011
Raku Pottery Workshop (Feb. 18)
Come join potter and face jug artist Dan Norton for a day of sculpting in clay.
There are 2 workshops including hands-on lessons in sculpting face jugs at Artworks on Friday, Feb. 18.
Session one is from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. intended for beginners. Session two is from 2 to 5 p.m. intended for experienced sculptors.
Space is available for 12 participants, of all ages at each workshop.
Students are encouraged to bring their finished projects to Big Rapids' "Clay, Art & Fire" exhibit on June 18 and 19 for glazing and Raku firing.
Neither experience nor fees are required to join. Tools, clay and material will be provided.
Creations from both classes will be stored until dry and bisque-fired at Artworks for pick up later. Artworks is located at 106 N.Michigan Ave.
This event is sponsored by the Festival of the Arts Planning Committee.
Contact Bruce Dilg at (231) 591-2488 or Pat Keeter at (231) 796-2420 for more information.