ceramics classes – thru august 2017

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Monday – Friday, 10 am – 5 pm

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All classes are open for enrollment unless otherwise noted.

Jacque Adams

Instructor: Jacque Adams
MOLD MAKING FOR BEGINNERS
May 4–7, 2017

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Judith Greenleaf

Instructor: Judith Greenleaf
THE EXPRESSIVE FIGURE
May 12–14, 2017

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Cliff Glover

Instructor: Cliff Glover
DEMYSTIFYING THE JAPANESE TEA BOWL
May 18–21, 2017

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Mendocino Art Center Soda Firing

Instructor: Mendocino Art Center Ceramics Staff
SODA FIRING
May 25–28, 2017

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Amber Nelson

Instructor: Amber Nelson
POLYMER CLAY THE FUN WAY
For Children & Adults

June 3, 2017

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Instructor: Bruce Kitts
ADULT CERAMICS:
BUILDING, THROWING, FIRING

June 6–July 25, 2017
(Tuesdays for eight weeks, 12pm–2pm)

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Instructor: Bruce Kitts
YOUTH ARTS:
AFTER SCHOOL CERAMICS

June 7–July 26, 2017
(Wednesdays for eight weeks, 2:45pm–4:45pm)

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Susan Beiner

Instructor: Susan Beiner
SLIPCASTING FUSION
June 8–10, 2017

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Lynn Wood

Instructor: Lynn Wood
ART FOR THE GARDEN
June 12–17, 2017

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Cliff Glover

Instructor: Cliff Glover
THE TAO OF TEAPOT MAKING
June 19–24, 2017

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Marc Lancet

Instructor: Marc Lancet
YOHEN – CHANGED BY FIRE:
A WOOD-FIRE TRAIN KILN WORKSHOP

June 26–July 1, 2017

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Brian Ransom

Instructor: Brian Ransom
CREATING WHISTLING WATER VESSELS
July 3–8, 2017

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Yon Regan

Instructor: Yon Regan
PORTRAIT SCULPTURE
July 10–13, 2017

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Michelle Gregor

Instructor: Michelle Gregor
IMPROVISATION IN FIGURATIVE CLAY SCULPTURE
July 17–21, 2017

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Amber Nelson

Instructor: Amber Nelson
POLYMER CLAY THE FUN WAY
For Children & Adults

July 22, 2017

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Dave Zdrazil

Instructor: Dave Zdrazil
WOOD FIRED SURFACES
July 24–29, 2017

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Rocky Lewycky

Instructor: Rocky Lewycky
ALTERNATIVE CLAY AND FINISHES: STRETCHING THE CREATIVE PROCESS
July 31–August 6, 2017

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Eva Champagne

Instructor: Eva Champagne
SODA SURFACE WORKSHOP: FLUX
Weave, unravel, express, obliterate

August 9–12, 2017

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Jackson Gray

Instructor: Jackson Gray
PATTERNS, SEAMS AND DARTS: SEWING UP POTS WITH PERSONALITY
August 14–18, 2017

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Amber Nelson

Instructor: Amber Nelson
POLYMER CLAY THE FUN WAY
For Children & Adults

August 19, 2017

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Cliff Glover

Instructor: Cliff Glover
THE MANY SHADES OF SHINO
August 23–26, 2017

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Forrest Lesch-Middelton

Instructor: Forrest Lesch-Middelton
CREATING CONTENT THROUGH VOLUMETRIC IMAGE TRANSFER
August 28–September 1

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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

Artist in Residence Program

Ceramics Instructors
Adams, Jacque
Beiner, Susan
Champagne, Eva
Greenleaf, Judith
Glover, Cliff – May
Glover, Cliff – June
Glover, Cliff – August
Gray, Jackson
Gregor, Michelle
Kitts, Bruce – Youth Ceramics
Kitts, Bruce – Adult Ceramics
Lancet, Marc
Lesch-Middelton, Forrest
Lewycky, Rocky
Nelson, Amber – June
Nelson, Amber – July
Nelson, Amber – August
Ransom, Brian
Regan, Yon
Wood, Lynn
Zdrazil, Dave

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.