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Raku Workshop with Brett Thomas of Mobile Raku

Register
Venue:
May Carter Pottery Studio
Time:
June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$85
End Date:
June 18
Number of Classes/Day:
Friday and Saturday
Ages:
15+
Register by:
May 27

The Academy Center of the Arts is pleased to partner again with Brett Thomas of Mobile Raku in hosting a two day Raku workshop on Friday, June 17 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm and Saturday, June 18 from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Academy Center of the Arts.

 

Class size is limited to 20 students, and each student may bring 4-5 pieces (raku clay only bisque cone 06), approximately 5” wide x 12” tall or smaller.

 

Small tiles are acceptable however NO BOWLS OR SLABS.

 


 

It is recommended that students are either enrolled in a pottery class or have experience working with clay.

 

If time allows, additional pieces may be fired after everyone has had a turn.  Brett will provide his glazes and materials for firing.

 

Please register early; pieces need to made and bisque fired before June 8. Students should plan to glaze their pieces on or before June 10  (the Academy will provide glazes).

 

Class tuition is $85 which includes a 25lb bag of raku clay.

 

Students currently not enrolled in Academy Center pottery classes will have access to the studio to make their pieces. Unused raku clay from this class can be saved for the next Raku workshop!

 

Come join the firing party!

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:
June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$85
End Date:
June 18
Number of Classes/Day:
Friday and Saturday
Ages:
15+
Register by:
May 27