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CERAMICS - SUMMER 2022

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F91822-S Summer Ceramics Afternoon, Friday, 1 - 4 p.m.
Brad Benn
Skill level: B, AB, I

Learn to throw, develop your throwing skills as a potter, and learn hand-building techniques in this class, open to beginning and intermediate students. A variety of projects and new ideas will be presented, with time available for individualized instruction. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Clay and tools may be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 16 and up
No class on July 15 or July 22
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/24/2022 and ending 8/12/2022 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 243.00 ea.

F90022-S Beginning/Intermediate Pottery, Tuesday, 1 - 4 p.m.
Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Beginners receive an introduction to basic throwing techniques and forms, while intermediate students expand their technical abilities and their understanding of ceramic form through demos, discussions and critiques. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 15 and up
No class on July 12 or July 19
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/21/2022 and ending 8/16/2022 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 284.00 ea.

F90322 Introductory to Advanced Studio Lab, Monday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Clarice Allgood
Skill level: ALL

This course, open to all skill levels, covers basic throwing and handbuilding techniques for beginners to more advanced assemblage, subtraction and alteration on and off the wheel. Instruction on glazing, wax and other surface treatments for finishing work will be available. Individualized instruction, demonstrations and discussions will reflect the specific interests of students. Students may choose to work with suggested projects or may prefer to develop their ideas individually. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 16 and up
No class on July 4
Irregular classes scheduled starting 6/20/2022 and ending 7/18/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 162.00 ea.

G90322 Introductory to Advanced Studio Lab, Monday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Sold Out)
Clarice Allgood
Skill level: ALL

This course, open to all skill levels, covers basic throwing and handbuilding techniques for beginners to more advanced assemblage, subtraction and alteration on and off the wheel. Instruction on glazing, wax and other surface treatments for finishing work will be available. Individualized instruction, demonstrations and discussions will reflect the specific interests of students. Students may choose to work with suggested projects or may prefer to develop their ideas individually. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Monday starting 7/25/2022 and ending 8/22/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

F90522 Pottery in the Making, Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Expand your skills on the potter's wheel and/or handbuilding through demonstrations, discussions, critiques and an exploration into the art of glazing. High-fire, raku, and soda firing will be explored. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 6/21/2022 and ending 8/9/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 324.00 ea.

F94422 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Sold Out)
Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop. If you are hoping to complete a sculpture, it is highly recommended that you sign up for BOTH summer sessions!

Enrollment limited to 10
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 6/22/2022 and ending 7/20/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

F94122 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesday, 1 - 4 p.m.
Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop. If you are hoping to complete a sculpture, it is highly recommended that you sign up for BOTH summer sessions!

Enrollment limited to 10
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 6/22/2022 and ending 7/20/2022 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

G94422 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Sold Out)
Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop. If you are hoping to complete a sculpture, it is highly recommended that you sign up for BOTH summer sessions!

Enrollment limited to 10
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/27/2022 and ending 8/24/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

G94122 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesday, 1 - 4 p.m.
Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop. If you are hoping to complete a sculpture, it is highly recommended that you sign up for BOTH summer sessions!

Enrollment limited to 10
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/27/2022 and ending 8/24/2022 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

F90622 Exploring Clay, Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

This class is for beginners and advanced potters alike. Beginners will be introduced to the potter's wheel as well as handbuilding. Experienced students will work with the instructor to develop their own projects. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Tools and clay can be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 6/23/2022 and ending 8/11/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 324.00 ea.

F92222 Beginning/Intermediate Ceramics, Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Bradley Benn
Skill level: B, AB, I

Learn to throw, develop your throwing skills as a potter, and learn hand-building techniques in this class, open to beginning and intermediate students. A variety of projects and new ideas will be presented, with time available for individualized instruction. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Clay and tools may be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Friday starting 6/24/2022 and ending 7/22/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 203.00 ea.

G92222 Beginning/Intermediate Ceramics, Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Bradley Benn
Skill level: B, AB, I

Learn to throw, develop your throwing skills as a potter, and learn hand-building techniques in this class, open to beginning and intermediate students. A variety of projects and new ideas will be presented, with time available for individualized instruction. Bring a towel and a small (gallon or less) bucket for water. Clay and tools may be purchased in MCFTA's retail shop.

Enrollment limited to 15
Ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Friday starting 7/29/2022 and ending 8/19/2022 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 162.00 ea.

G922W22 Glazing Workshop: Working with Wax, Friday, 1-4 p.m.
Clarice Allgood
Skill level: AB, I, AD

If you don't like working with wax, you're just not doing it right! Learn how to make the most of this useful glazing material to take your work to a new level. Pick up techniques, application tips and design ideas; we'll also discuss how to choose the glazes and clay bodies that will make the most of your efforts. Bring some test tiles (no bigger than 4" square) and small cups or cylinders - some bisque and some greenware - in your current clay body.

Enrollment limited to 12
Ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 8/19/2022 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 49.00 ea.

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Hours
Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday         9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday            closed


The building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

 

* Phone lines will be open Monday-Friday, excluding holidays, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

 

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
   
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