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Kid’s Clayworks: Journey to Africa

Register
Venue:
May Carter Pottery Studio
Time:
February 10 @ 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$65
End Date:
March 3
Number of Classes/Day:
4 Thursdays
Ages:
6-10
Register by:
February 9

Academy Mask Policy – Winter 2022 *updated Jan 5, 2022

 

Due to the rise in Covid cases in our area, the Academy Center of the Arts requires that all students participating in our classes  regardless of vaccination status wear a mask while on our campus.  All staff are required to wear masks while on site regardless of vaccination status.

 

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For kids ages 6-10, Join instructor Anna Ellis in making clay projects celebrating Black History Month with a Journey to Africa Theme:

Tribal Mask Wall Hanging, Textile Inspired Platters, and Tribal Women Extruded Sculptures

 

Instructor: Anna Ellis

 

Anna is a Lynchburg native who has always had a passion for the arts. She studied at VCU in Richmond Virginia. However, it wasn’t until 2009 that she took a pottery class at CVCC, and fell in love with the medium. After taking what was offered at community college, she made her way down to the Academy.

 

Encouraged greatly by teacher May Carter she started teaching children’s classes in 2011 after several years moved on to teaching adult classes and workshops. Her work has always been inspired by her love of animals, particularly farm animals. Her work has been in the National Juried Art Exhibition at the Academy and has won awards at the Bath County Art Festival.

 


 

Sponsored by:

 

Academy Center of the Arts

Supported by the BWXT Access Program

with Education Access Program Discounts Underwritten by

Register
Venue:
May Carter Pottery Studio
Time:
February 10 @ 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$65
End Date:
March 3
Number of Classes/Day:
4 Thursdays
Ages:
6-10
Register by:
February 9