Beginning Pottery - Time To Get Wheel!
In this eight week course we’ll focus on developing fundamental throwing skills on the potter’s wheel. Students will learn how to create a variety of basic forms including basic cylinders, bowls, and lidded jars. Whatever your level you’ll improve your skills, build confidence and have fun along the way.
Pre-Registration is required.
Instructor: Nancy Blair
Skill level: Beginner to Intermediate
Materials Fee: $25 for bag of clay (to be paid to the instructor at the first class)
Class Dates: Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14 & 21
Time: 1 to 4 PM
Materials To Bring: Basic pottery tools.
Location: 1174 S US 1, Vero Beach, FL 32962
About the Instructor: Nancy Blair, MFA is both an artist and author. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Alfred University in New York and a Master of Fine Arts in Visual Studies from Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts in New Jersey. Her art work is in the collection of Sir Elton John, The Tacoma Museum of Glass, Rutgers University Mabel Douglass Library as well as numerous collections both nationally and internationally. She most recently completed a one-year appointment in Taiyuan, China as the Executive Artistic Director & Curator of YZ Creative Art Center where she oversaw the development of the largest glass center in Asia working with architects, engineers and vendors to design, equip and supply a multi-disciplinary art program that also included ceramics, wood, metal and mixed media studios. Her dream is to develop a ceramic and glass creative art center on the Space Coast!