THE
SMITHY

Gallery & Clay Studio

February 2019 Classes & Workshops
With Guest Instructor:   Justin Mastrangelo

To Sign Up for Classes:
Please call Clay Studio Manager Jon Stein at
(607) 547-8671 or email gallery@smithyarts.org.
Classes fill quickly, so don't delay!
 

The Loving Cup (2 Week workshop $75)
Saturdays: 2/2 and 2/9 5-8pm
A class exploring hand built mugs for couples and friends.  Bring your favorite person and work together to create you own hand built mugs.  These slab and coil built mugs will soon become your everyday drinking vessel. 

Night Lights (2 Week workshop $75)
Saturdays: 2/16 and 2/23 5-8pm
Create a hand built lantern to share its light and warmth this winter!  These beautiful candlelit forms evolve into highly personalized objects that will be sure to bright up you evenings.

The Best of Both Worlds (4 Week Class $125)
Saturdays: 2/9-3/2 9am-12pm
Learn the foundations of hand building to create a radiant candlelit lantern and the fundamental techniques of the potters' wheel to create thrown mugs and bowls.  Explore various surface treatments to transform these vessels and adorn their surface with textures, symbols, and colors.

Beginners Wheel Throwing (4 week class $125)
Tuesdays: 2/5-2/26 6-9pm
Find your way with clay and enjoy learning the time-honored tradition of making functional ceramics.  You'll make mugs, bowls, vases, and explore surface decoration.