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Wheel Throwing Large Vessels

Making large, ceramic forms is a special skill. We’ll cover how to throw large vessels on the wheel and how to throw in multiple sections on separate wheels. You’ll also learn to create large hand-built forms using slab construction. Finally, we’ll discuss special concerns when firing large pieces and additional glazing techniques.

Special Notes

  • All materials and equipment provided.
  • You will receive 25 pounds of clay; additional clay is available for purchase.
About the Instructor

David Camden

David’s been an active ceramics instructor, predominantly at the Visual Arts Center, for over 40 years. He studied at Goddard College in Vermont and relocated in 1977 to launch Camden Clayworks. He co-owns Cross Mill Gallery with Brad Camden and Jeremy Witt, which opened in 1971 by well known Virginia artist, Nancy Camden Witt. He’s placed best in show for ceramics/glass various times (2013, Occassion for the Arts). He has three daughters and is married to Dermatologist, Dr. Sharon Camden. He enjoys relaxing with his family and golden retriever at the beach. His hobbies include kayaking and tennis.

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Wheel Throwing Large Vessels

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Class Details
March 29 - May 171 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day: Thu
Tuition: $180.00
Member Tuition: $162.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: David Camden
Seats Available: 8
Level: Intermediate to Advanced
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