Workshop Description: Experience first hand the fast firing process of RAKU. Participants will be guided through the process of glazing, kiln loading, firing, and post-reduction cooling. Your beautiful lustrous pottery will be ready to take home that day. An assortment of glazes will be available for your use at the ALAC studio.
Workshop Requirements: 3-5 of your own bisque fired pieces. Experience in ceramics and pottery.
Sunday 10:00am - 3:00pm | May 15, June 12, July 17, Aug 14
Instructor: Janice Strawder | Ages 18+ | $60 per session
About the Instructor: 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.