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Introduction to Pottery with Shelby

Introduction to Pottery with Shelby

 

Schedule: Wednesdays

Time: 10:00a - 11:30a
Location: Resilient Living Center
Facilitator: Shelby Head
Cost: Members $220| Non-Members $275

Designed for:  Anyone who wants to maintain brain health through creativity  
Open to: Staff/Families/Residents/Community

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Program Description: 

This small group class will introduce wheel throwing, a process of forming clay into shapes on a potter’s wheel. It is a common technique for making ceramic mugs, bowls, and plates. Instructors will demonstrate hand-building, the use of the slab roller, and guide glazing and finishing your work.



No prior art experience is necessary; our focus is on fostering a sense of joy and accomplishment through the act of creating. Join us for an enriching experience that transcends traditional boundaries, where each creation becomes a celebration of individuality, encouraging self-expression and promoting a sense of community within our studio. 

This program will demonstrate:
- Hand-building
The use of a slab roller
- Guide glazing and finishing your work











Shelby
Facilitator Biography

Shelby Head | SoCCA Guest Facilitator
Shelby has been working in ceramics since 2012.  She had her first pottery show at the age of sixteen and from there she went on to be a studio assistant and ceramics teacher for all ages. 

As a Fine Arts major in college, she was the president of the ceramics club and held monthly meetings and monthly art sales.  Now she is the volunteer assistant of Robert Riggs at Southington Community Arts in Southington, CT and makes her own work at her home studio.



When:
Wednesday, July 03, 2024, 10:00 AM until Wednesday, September 4, 2024, 11:30 AM
Where:
Resilient Living Center
1261 South Main Street
Southington, CT  06479

860.628.9000
Additional Info:
Resource Coordinator(s):
Peggy Johns
860.628.3004 (p)
 
Kristina Tighe
860.628.3053 (p)
Category:
In-Person
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Capacity:
4
Available Slots:
4
$220.00
$220.00
$275.00

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