Slab Built Ceramics and Raku

Work on functional or sculptural forms using slabs with guidance and demonstrations from the instructor. Demonstrations could include making textural tools to personalize work, and how to use the spray booth and sand blaster. When available, we’ll host a raku firing. Students will have ample time to practice their craft with the benefit of having a professional ceramic artist in studio to answer questions and offer demonstrations.

Special Notes

  • All materials and equipment provided. Raku does not happen every week.
  • You will receive 25 pounds of clay; additional clay is available for purchase.
  • Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
About the Instructor

Paul Klassett

Paul has a BFA in photography from the Corcoran School of Art in Washington D.C. He began doing pottery in 2000 and has been teaching ceramics at the Visual Art Center since 2012. Currently he shows at Shockoe Bottom Clay gallery in Richmond, Va. He also exhibits at various art festivals through out the central east coast.

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Slab Built Ceramics and Raku

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Class Details
January 11 - March 16:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Day: Fri
Tuition: $180.00
Member Tuition: $162.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Paul Klassett
Level: All Levels