22
May
2018

05-22-2018 6:00 pm -9:00 pm
$145.00

Classes begin May 22 and end on June 26.  Class dates are May 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26.

Fee includes: 25# clay, studio glazes, studio tools, equipment and instruction.
$145.00
09
Jun
2018

06-09-2018 10:00 am -12:30 pm
$69.00
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Join glass artist Daniel Pruitt to create two fused pendants that include cord selections. You will be able to select from a range of various glasses including transparent, opalescent, iridescent and dichroic glass.

The workshop begins with a PowerPoint presentation that provides step-by-step instructions.  Daniel will then demonstrate his techniques to get you started. You will select from several styles of cords to set off your creation that will be fused and ready within a week for you to wear and enjoy. 

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Daniel Pruitt is a glass fusing artist and teacher with close to two decades of glass fusing and teaching experience. He has regularly taken part in a dozen summer art festivals during the past seven years in northeast Ohio, including Cain Park, Boston Mills, Lakewood and Medina to name a few. He exhibits regularly in Group Gallery Shows including the Gallery Ten Annual show, The Chagrin Valley Fine Arts Center, and The Artists Archives of Cleveland, Ohio. His work is in the Collection of the Friends of the Cleveland Museum of Art. Dan’s studios and Gallery are located at the Lake Erie Screw Factory in Lakewood.

Please visit his websiteto view his work.

$69.00
09
Jun
2018

06-09-2018 1:30 pm -4:00 pm
$89.00
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Each participant will create an impressionistic painting on glass using powdered glass frits. You will be able to select from a range of frits to add color and enhance your original painting. Subject matter ranges from floral to lighthouses, forest scenes and may focus on a favorite animal interpreted impressionistically.

Glasses range from fine powders to medium size frits the size of rock crystals. You will create on a 4” x 8 ½” white glass substrate. The workshop will be introduced with a PowerPoint, step-by-step presentation followed with examples and an artist demonstration.

$89.00
11
Jul
2018

07-11-2018 10:00 am - 06-27-2017 4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

hand building pagodaWe'll review basic hand building processes and then complete some projects that you can use in your classroom.  

Hand building projects can be tailored to fit all skill levels by adding or deleting construction steps.  We'll provide advice on how to scale these projects to fit your student's needs.

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11
Jul
2018

07-11-2018 10:00 am - 06-27-2017 4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

geno vessel bannerWe'll review basic hand building processes and then complete some projects that you can use in your classroom.  

Hand building projects can be tailored to fit all skill levels by adding or deleting construction steps.  We'll provide advice on how to scale these projects to fit your student's needs.

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18
Jul
2018

07-18-2018 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

clay sculptureWe'll demonstrate basic techniques used to create figurative clay and sculpture and show you how to use all sorts of hand-held sculpting tools.

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25
Jul
2018

07-25-2018 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

glaze techniquesThis class will focus on low fire glazes: how they work, how to apply them using various tools, using glaze combinations, etc.

We will also explore fun new ways to create visual textures using glazes and additives.

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01
Aug
2018

08-01-2018 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

stoneware glazeNo experience with cone 6 or stoneware needed - just bring a lot of curiosity.  

We discuss the difference between low-fire and mid-range clay bodies, firing methods and glazes - and of course we'll turn you loose to create and play!

22
08
Aug
2018

08-08-2018 10:00 am -4:00 pm
Free for all K-12 Art Educators

raku firing process smRaku In this class you will learn about the alternative firing process called Raku.

You will learn how the kiln is built, what it does, different glaze techniques, as well as getting hands on experience.

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