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WORKSHOP SCHEDULE:

email clayconcepts@yahoo.com or call 518.744.2002 for information.

SCRATCHING THE SURFACE - SGRAFFITO $80

TUES. JAN. 9th 11am - 2pm

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Learn to Sgraffito! Sgraffito is a decorating technique that means "to scratch” in Italian. Apply colored slip or underglaze to slab plates or tiles you make. Draw or trace a design or pattern on paper, then transfer the design onto the clay. Incise through the layer(s) to create contrasting images, patterns and texture and reveal the clay color underneath. This is a fun and creative way to decorate your pottery!

CLAY BASKETS $100

SAT. JAN. 27th 11am - 4pm

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You'll learn how to prepare clay strips or coils, weave them over a mold, attach the rim, and add handles,feet, and decorative embellishments to create their own unique woven clay basket.Due to their delicate nature, the baskets will air dry slowly for about a week. They will then be bisqued fired and ready for glazing in approx. 2 weeks.

SPIRIT ANIMAL RATTLE/SCULPTURE $75

FRI. FEB. 16th 5 - 8pm

Hand sculpt a spirit rattle,using the pinch pot method of hand building with clay. Rattles are one of the oldest instruments known to mankind. You will shape, smooth and decorate your rattle to make it your own. They will air dry for about a week before bisque firing. Each Rattle will be unique and beautiful.

PAYMENT

We accept: Personal checks and Major Credit Cards

Payment is due on or before first day of class

REGISTER AND PAY

Workshop

To register only: email: clayconcepts@yahoo.com,or call 744-2002. Please include the workshop you are registering for.