Wednesday, January 9, 2013 – Wednesday, February 13, 2013 / 6:00 pm
Create decorative and functional pottery in this six-week class designed for the beginner as well as those who have taken intermediate pottery classes in the past. Students will learn how to work with clay in both hand building, and wheel-throwing techniques. Finishing methods such as decorating, stamping, painting, and staining will be introduced as well as the discussion and practice of firing and glazing of clay works. Stoneware clay will be used and cone 6 and cone 06 glazes will be available. All firings will be done by the museum in an electric kiln. Enrollment is limited to nine students. All materials are provided. Educators: This class is available for 1.0 teacher in-service credit. Please check with the State of Nevada to see if credit may be applied to your area of licensure.