ceramics classes – thru february 2019

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707 937-5818, ext. 10 • toll-free 800 653-3328, ext. 10
Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm

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All classes are open for enrollment unless otherwise noted.

Rock Lewycky

Instructor: Rocky Lewycky
ALTERNATIVE BUILDING AND FINISHES: STRETCHING THE CREATIVE PROCESS
August 13–19, 2018

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Wesley Wright

Instructor: Wesley Wright
ANIMAL PORTRAIT SCULPTING
August 25–26, 2018

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Sarah Logan

Instructor: Sarah Logan
WOOD FIRING:
TECHNIQUES, TIPS AND TRICKS

August 27–September 1, 2018

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Instructor: Peggy Loudon
LIDDED JARS
August 31–September 2, 2018

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Christopher Cisper

Instructor: Christopher Cisper
WET WORK, UNDERSTANDING YOUR PARTNER IN CRIME
September 8–9, 2018

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Layne Roytman

Instructor: Layne Roytman
TEMPLATES, TIMING AND TRICKS FOR UNIQUE SLAB CONSTRUCTION
October 6–7, 2018

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
MOLTEN GLASS: THE BASICS OF FLAME WORKING WITH BOROSILICATE
October 6–7, 2018

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Evan Hobart

Instructor: Evan Hobart
GLASS BEAD MAKING WITH BOROSILICATE
October 13–14, 2018

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Tommy Garrison

Instructor: Tommy Garrison
GLASS BLOWING ON THE TORCH
October 20–21, 2018

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Evan Hobart

Instructor: Evan Hobart
AN INTRODUCTION TO LAMP WORKING WITH BOROSILICATE: BASIC GLASS SCULPTING TECHNIQUES
October 27–28, 2018

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Wood Firing

Instructor: Mendocino Art Center Ceramics Staff
WOOD FIRING
November 5–11, 2018

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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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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
Cisper, Christopher
Garrison, Tommy – Oct. 6-7
Garrison, Tommy – Oct. 20-21
Hobart, Evan – Oct. 13-14
Hobart, Evan – Oct. 27-28
Lewycky, Rocky
Logan, Sarah
Loudon, Peggy
Roytman, Layne
Wright, Wesley

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.