Hand Building - Functional + Sculpture
5 SPOTS ONLY FOR EACH CLASS
To ensure students get plenty of individualized guidance
($275 for six weeks). $45 per class.
$125 non-refundable deposit is required to register and hold a spot in a class.
The rest will be due a week before the course starts.
I will have more six-week courses in
The choice of topic is yours!
During the six weeks you will learn how to sculpt and shape functional or nonfunctional ceramic pieces, all while learning basic ceramic fundamentals such as basic hand-building techniques, pinching, coiling, and slab building using stoneware clay. We will also go over surface decoration techniques and you will also learn how to glaze your own pieces and experiment with different glazes.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR SIX WEEK COURSE:
What's included in the price:
5 hours of free studio time per week, underglaze, colored slip, and the option to pick from 10 different types of glazes will be provided.
10lbs of clay, hand-building tools, and firing of all ceramic pieces made in the course included.
This class is open to beginners, intermediate, and advanced students alike.
My name is Stefanie Guerrero. I'm a first-generation Mexican-American multidisciplinary artist. I focus on sculpture, and I use clay as my primary medium. I live and work in Ridgewood, Queens. I have been working with clay for over six years now. Previously as a ceramic studio assistant, and now have a small ceramic business offering private classes, workshops, studio rental and collective firing.
What kind of kiln do you have?
I have an electric Skutt kiln and fire cone 5/6.
Inside Dimensions (inches): 22 Diameter x 27 High
What cone do you fire to?
05, 06, 5, and 6.
Is my pottery food safe?
All of the underglazes and glazes options I have are food-safe.
What should I wear to the studio?
Wear comfortable clothing that you don't mind getting dirty and close-toed shoes.