Demonstration Descriptions

Schedule is subject to change

Saturday

 

10:30 - 11:30

Shikha Joshi

Shikha Joshi

Shikha Joshi: Will be demonstrating print transfer on clay. The demonstration will include ink preparation as well as a discussion about image selection.

12:00 - 1:00

Clare Pousson

Clare Pousson

Clare Pousson: Using mason stains for painting surface decorations

1:30 - 2:30

Mike Grafa

Mike Grafa

Mike Grafa: Will be demonstrating throwing on the wheel

3:00 - 4:00

 

4:30 - 5:00

Lesli Bruce

Lesli Bruce

Janice Joplin

Janice Joplin

Lesli Bruce: Using soft slabs, Lesli Bruce will be hand building a textured butter dish.

 

 

Janice Joplin: Demo of monster pumpkins; Hand-built utilizing newspaper as an Armature


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11:00 - 12:00

Mary Fischer

Mary Fischer

Mary Fischer: Will be demonstrating various techniques for printing on clay.

12:30 - 1:30

Gaye Lynn Hodgson:

Gaye Lynn Hodgson:

Gaye Lynn Hodgson: Will demo slab construction techniques that she has been using lately - making tall, constructed vase forms. Also be demonstrating the surface design technique that involves mono printing on clay.

2:00 - 3:00

BillyRay Mangham:

BillyRay Mangham:

Billy Ray Mangham: Will be demonstrating soft slab sculpture and talking about folk art.

3:30 - 4:30

V. Chin

V. Chin

V. Chin: Will demo trimming techniques.

5:00 - 6:00

Linda Gossett

Linda Gossett

Linda Gossett: For Happy Hour I will be creating a “Moscow Mule” while waxing poetically about my experiences in grad school.


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10:30 - 11:30

Ryan Lucier

Ryan Lucier

Ryan Lucier: Demonstration on using the wheel to create non round forms, hollow handles and hollow rims. Talking about ideas for giving ceramic objects gesture and personality.

12:00 - 1:00

Lisa Orr

Lisa Orr

Lisa Orr: Lisa Orr: Will demo throwing featuring a frilly 14th century German Siegburg-styled footed orchid pot, a bisque mold butter dish, & drawing animals with trailing slip into a platter. As Making and applying original textured sprigs will be shown.

1:30 - 2:30

Ross High

Ross High

Ross High: Will demo basic - advanced techniques in figurative sculpture.

3:00 - 4:00

Don Brimberry

Don Brimberry

Don Brimberry: Will be demonstrating throwing larger forms in porcelain.

4:30 - 5:00

Ryan Mckerley

Ryan Mckerley

Ryan Mckerley: Demonstrating the recent updates to my Fresh & Exciting Water Carving Technique. The highlights will include using spray paint on greenware and seamless handles.


 

11:00 - 12:00

Daphne Hatcher

Daphne Hatcher

Daphne Hatcher: Will be hand building a vase or a bowl, using textured slabs created by pressing the clay against the bark of trees.

12:30 - 1:30

Frank Campbell

Frank Campbell

Frank Campbell:

 

2:00 - 3:00

Susan Kennedy

Susan Kennedy

Susan Kennedy: Thrown and altered pitchers, with attached spouts and pulled handles.

 

3:30 - 4:30

Diana Kersey

Diana Kersey

Diana Kersey: Will be demonstrating carving, draw tools, and sprig mold decoration on leather hard pots.

5:00 - 6:00

Renee LoPresti

Renee LoPresti

Renee LoPresti: Will demo how she builds up layered surfaces using colorful glaze and underglazes applied directly to the clay. Multiple techniques will be shown,  including paper & vinyl resist, slip trailing, and incising.


Sunday

 

10:30 - 11:30

Dale Neese:

Dale Neese:

Dale Neese: Will demonstrate how he makes a pitcher with pulled handle.

12:00 - 1:00

Pat Johnson

Pat Johnson

Pat Johnson: Will share her skills in producing small figurative sculpture including the use of slab, coil and sculptural methods and
low-temperature surface treatment. She will discuss personal style,
emotional expression, content and context in her work.

1:30 - 2:30

Bridget Hauser

Bridget Hauser

Bridget Hauser: The objects of our daily rituals, the special ones, the cup and bowl are sometimes the most cherished and often overlooked. My demonstration will be wheel thrown cups and bowls of a personal size, thrown, handled, trimmed and decorated surface.

3:00 - 4:00

Charley Pritchard

Charley Pritchard

Charley Pritchard: Will be demonstrating closed form vase construction.


 

11:00 - 12:00

Terri Hubbeling

Terri Hubbeling

Terri Hubbeling: Discuss how she moves from an initial idea to a pencil drawing & painting that image with underglaze. The focus will be on how to use graphite and underglaze to create complex, fine-lined patterns.

12:30 - 1:30

David Hendley

David Hendley

David Hendley: Will make a thrown oval baking dish with his unique extruded and rolled handles. He will also sing a clay-related song from his new music CD.

2:00 - 3:00

Carl Block

Carl Block

Carl Block: "Concerning the Spiritualin Art through intuition, knowledge and self awareness".

3:30 - 4:30

Roger Allen

Roger Allen

Roger Allen: Demo will be about using underglaze colors, both commercial and home made colors and sources of stains. Also use of vinyl stencils for designs.

 


 

10:30 - 11:30

Myra Douglass

Myra Douglass

Myra Douglass: I will demonstrate techniques for throwing and altering with purpose to createa body of work with a unified aesthetic.

12:00 - 1:00

Rob Sheldon

Rob Sheldon

Rob Sheldon: Will demonstrate how to use sodium silicate to create texture.  He will also use this as imagery in the form of silk screening on other works.

 

1:30 - 2:30

James Olney

James Olney

James Olney: Will demo a large faceted bowl stretched from the inside as well as a large vase. The remainder of his demonstration will make a series of mugs and talk about the importance of apprenticeship .

3:00 - 4:00

Barbara Francis

Barbara Francis

Barbara Francis: Will be showing several tools & techniques used to texture my pieces and talk about how to make paper patterns for constructing hand built work and show how small alterations in those patterns change the shape of a pot.


 

11:00 - 12:00

Cecy Holcomb

Cecy Holcomb

Cecy Holcomb: Will demonstrate throwing and altering simple forms on the potter's wheel.

12:30 - 1:30

 

Bob Swaffer:

Bob Swaffer:

Bob Swaffer: Throwing porcelain from the hump with thick slip textures.

2:00 - 3:00

Marian Haigh

Marian Haigh

Marian Haigh: Hand building a sculptural figure by the method of hollowing out the interior of a solid block of clay.

3:30 - 4:30

Jason Hooper

Jason Hooper

Jason Hooper: Will demonstrate how he alters thrown pieces by cutting and reattaching segments, and discuss his decoration and glazing.


RAKU 2 GO - All day Sat & Sun
YOU GLAZE IT. WE FIRE IT. GOOD TIMES.

Raku 2 go is about people and for people. Pick out one of our handmade pots and glaze it.       

We will fire your glazed piece for you and give it back to you in two hours.


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Raku Firing Demonstrations:

by Randy Brodnax throughout the day Saturday and Sunday.