Introduction to Clay
Explore the basics of clay. We’ll cover the proper use of studio tools, equipment, and materials, and you’ll learn about slab construction, coil building, and combined techniques. We’ll also demonstrate wheel throwing and discuss how various clays and glazes respond to each other.
- All materials and equipment provided.
- You will receive 25 pounds of clay; additional clay is available for purchase.
About the Instructor
Claire McCarty is a working artist and professional arts educator. A graduate of the VCUarts program, she now teaches at the Visual Arts Center and St. Catherine's School, specializing in ceramics. Claire enjoys teaching, working with, and learning from students and peers and appreciates that everyone offers a different perspective and tests the possibilities of what art can be.See More Classes By Instructor Instructor Website