handbuilding 1 (all ages) with Katy Nickell
Hand-Building I : 4-Week Ceramics Class (All Ages) with Katy Nickell
This new four-week ceramics hand-building class offers the perfect introduction to working with clay. Students will then learn the basics of glazing and firing as their work is first bisque-fired, then glaze-fired to completion.
About the teacher: Katy Nickell has been working in ceramics for over 20 years. She has a MFA and has taught art at the university level. She taught art at Norman High School for the past 6 years but is now currently working as a full-time artist and a private art teacher.
Saturdays, March 30 - April 20
10am - noon
Cost: $125 ($100 class fee + $25 supply fee) Includes an early bird discount of $20 (after 3/16 class fee will increase to $120)
*Students should be 8 years of age or older.* Through this journey from conception to completion you will learn:
- The properties of clay
- How to use the slab roller
- How to join pieces of clay together
- How to dry your pieces without cracking
- Different glazing techniques