Introduction to Pottery
Enjoy a creative start to your weekend! This project-based class is designed to introduce students to a variety of techniques in clay. Projects will include functional pottery, garden art, and decorative tile. We will use the potters wheel as well as hand forming techniques in our investigations of clay forms and surface decorations.
About the Instructor: Janice Strawder
Janice received her MFA in Ceramics from Louisiana State University and her BFA from Wichita State University, Kansas. She spent three years as Artist-in-Residence at the Florida Gulf Coast Art Center in Bellaire, Florida, then moved to Philadelphia in 1994 for an Artist Residency at The Clay Studio, where she continues to teach. Janice has been instrumental in bringing national ceramic exhibits to the greater Philadelphia area and has worked as curator and special projects coordinator for several national ceramic exhibitions and conferences. Janice is currently an instructor at The Clay Studio’s School.Learn More about Janice Strawder