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Wheel Throwing Bootcamp- Session A

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When: Wednesday, July 13, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Central

Where: Norris University Center, ARTica, 1999 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Early Registration: NU $117, Public $127
Regular registration: NU $127, Public $137

Contact: Linda Luk   (847) 467-7112

Group: Norris Mini Courses

Category: Fine Arts


In this course, students will be introduced to the basic principles of constructing functional vessels using the wheel and understanding the tactile nature of clay as an art medium. The bootcamp will teach students the process of wheel throwing through learning how to wedge clay, how to construct cylinders on the wheel, and using colorants through glazing techniques. The kinesthetic process of pottery will be explored through developing technical skills on the wheel as well as understanding the function of various forms developed throughout the history of ceramics. Learn how to make functional work that you can use at home as food safe ware for yourself, friends, or family.

* Supplies are included. 

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