Adult Ceramic Birdhouses Ages 18-99

Great for any skill level, you will produce your very own birdhouses in this class and experiment with ceramics techniques along the way. We will begin with building slab structures, then learn a variety of techniques to customize your birdhouse and make it your own. You will get an introduction to a variety of texture techniques for decorating your house's walls, slip and score techniques for adding ornamentation and flair, and glazing techniques to bring color and shine to your finished product. These whimsical birdhouses will be fired and ready for pick up in time for the holiday season and make perfect gifts or festive additions to your own backyard! Additional material cost for clay: $13.00/25lb bag.

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Fee: $150.00

Mon Oct 21 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (120 minutes)
Mon Oct 28 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (120 minutes)
Mon Nov 4 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (120 minutes)
Mon Nov 11 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (120 minutes)
Mon Nov 18 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (120 minutes)

Meet the instructor...

Karen Heaney-Chapman

Karen Heaney-Chapman Karen Chapman is a practicing artist and art educator. She has a BFA in Interior Architecture from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and teaching license from the University of Colorado, Denver. Karen’s art is often inspired from observing nature. She works in acrylics, collage and ceramics.
Karen enjoys working with students exploring new techniques and considering different perspectives. Her goal as an educator is to support students in expressing their unique ideas through creating art.