ceramics classes – thru may 2019

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Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm

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All classes are open for enrollment unless otherwise noted.

Karina Mago

Instructor: Karina Mago
ADULT CERAMICS:
BUILDING, THROWING, FIRING

December 11 – February 5, 2019
(Tuesdays for eight weeks, 5:30pm–8:30pm, no class on December 25)

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Beginning Wheel Throwing for Adults

Instructor: Bill Brazill
BEGINNING WHEEL THROWING
FOR ADULTS

February 5–28, 2019
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5pm–7pm

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Evan Hobart

Instructor: Evan Hobart
GLASS BEAD MAKING
WITH BOROSILICATE

February 9–10, 2019

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Wood Firing

Instructor: Mendocino Art Center Ceramics Staff
WOOD FIRE WORKSHOP
February 19–24, 2019

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
MOLTEN GLASS:
THE BASICS OF FLAME WORKING WITH BOROSILICATE

March 2–3, 2019

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Soda Firing

Instructor: Mendocino Art Center Ceramics Staff
SODA FIRE WORKSHOP
March 7–10, 2019

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Karina Mago

Instructor: Karina Mago
FINDING MEANING IN SPACE
March 13–17, 2019

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
GLASS BLOWING ON THE TORCH
March 23–24, 2019

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Ian Hazard-Bill

Instructor: Ian Hazard-Bill
STRETCHING THE LIMITS OF SOFT SLAB CONSTRUCTION
April 5–7, 2019

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Lauren Stanford

Instructor: Lauren Stanford
SOLID CREATURES: A CERAMIC ANIMAL SCULPTING WORKSHOP
April 12–14, 2019

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
GLASS BLOWING ON THE TORCH
April 13–14, 2019

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Maxwell Mustardo

Instructor: Maxwell Mustardo
MATERIALITY & MIMESIS: SCULPTING IN CLAY
April 19–21, 2019

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Cliff Glover

Instructor: Cliff Glover,
accompanied by Gerow Reece

AN IMMERSION OF TEA
May 1–5, 2019

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Karina Mago

Instructor: Karina Mago
A RAPID FIRE APPROACH TO PRINT ON CLAY
May 8–12, 2019

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
MOLTEN GLASS: THE BASICS OF FLAME WORKING WITH BOROSILICATE
May 11–12, 2019

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Alison Ye

Instructor: Alison Ye
MIXED MEDIA PAINTING ON CERAMICS: LIGHT AND SHADOW
May 18–19, 2019

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Susannah Israel

Instructor: Susannah Israel
SOURCES & SYNTHESIS
May 23–26, 2019

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Japanese Wood Firing with Masumi Narita
at the Mendocino Art Center

Master ceramicist, Masumi Narita, instructs a class on Japanese Wood Firing Techniques at the Mendocino Art Center. During the week long course, Narita gave many lessons including demos on glazing, throwing, trimming, in addition to sharing his wealth of firing wisdom.

See more of Narita's class on YouTube...

Japanese Pottery Throwing Demonstration

Japanese Prayer Chant

Glazing Demonstration

Blacksmiths make Hikidashi Hook Tool for Narita

Watch Narita perform Hikidashi (Japanese for "drawer" or "drawing out"), the art of removing a hot pot from a hot kiln.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ceramics/Sculpture Department

Ceramics Instructors
Brazill, Bill
Garrison, Tommy – March 2-3
Garrison, Tommy – Mar. 23-24
Garrison, Tommy – April 13-14
Garrison, Tommy – May 11-12
Glover, Cliff
Hazard-Bill, Ian
Hobart, Evan
Israel, Susannah
Mago, Karina – Dec.-Feb.
Mago, Karina – March 13-17
Mago, Karina – May 8-12
Mustardo, Maxwell
Stanford, Lauren
Ye, Alison

Membership Discounts
It pays to be a Mendocino Art Center member! Current MAC members may take 10% off each class registration.

Online Registration
You should receive a written confirmation by mail within 10 days.

Refunds and Cancellations
Cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail or email. If you notify us at least 21 days prior to the first class meeting, unless otherwise specified for certain classes, you will receive a refund of tuition less a $45 cancellation fee. No refunds will be made after that date for any reason due to our contractual obligations and material acquisitions. If the Art Center is compelled to cancel a class you will receive a full tuition refund. Memberships are non-refundable as they are considered a donation to the Art Center.

Registration Fee
There is a registration fee of $45 for each class for non-members. Current members do not pay a registration fee.

Enrollment Policies
• Classes cannot be prorated.

• Class tuition is due in full at the time of registration.

• Classes may be open to students under the age of 18 with prior approval.