This class is intended for all skill levels however the focus is on the basics of wheel throwing. Over the course of this two day workshop, students will learn how to throw a cylinder, bowl and mug on the potters wheel. Surface treatment such a carving, stenciling, and brushwork will also be addressed. Although the workshop is intended for beginning throwers, all are welcome as it may be beneficial to see a number of different approaches to throwing a pot on the wheel.
This course has ended.
Supplies are subject to change. A final list will be emailed to each participant before the first day of class.
Estimated cost for items to purchase and bring: $10-15
PURCHASE AND BRING TO THE WORKSHOP:
Introduction to Pottery tool kit
All workshops have a studio fee. Fees are collected at the end of the workshop and payable by check or credit card. MU no longer accepts cash.
Estimated studio fee for this workshop: $TBD*
*The final cost may vary depending on the actual cost of materials at the time of the workshop. It is possible for fees to be less or greater than the range indicated depending upon individual student usage.
Studio supply fees are an estimate and can be subject to change due to supply chain issues or transportation cost.
Stuart Gair received a history degree from Ohio University and completed an MFA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Recently, Stuart was a long term Artist In Residence at The Archie Bray Foundation, where he created a new body of work, taught classes, and explored the surrounding area. Gair has taught at Harvard University, Carbondale Clay Center and Colorado Mountain College. Recently, he has transitioned into a full-time studio potter and is setting up a studio in Athens, Ohio.
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Chateau de Differdange
1, Impasse du Chateau, L-4524 Differdange
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
217-222 MacMillan Hall
501 E. Spring St.
Oxford, OH 45056, USA