Ceramics

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Beginning Wheel Throwing I #1048

Prepare to be amazed at what you can shape from a lump of clay using only your hands and simple tools. For those with no prior clay or wheel throwing experience, this class will impart the basic techniques of wheel throwing, including clay preparation, centering, throwing vertical and flat forms, and trimming. Students will make stunning works of art by transforming clay into functional objects of inspiration.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Session 2 (#1048): Deb Zaleski
Tuesdays, 8 weeks / August 11 – September 29 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Ceramics Studio
Tuition: $225 ($282 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $22
Lab Fee: $30

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Open Studio

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About the Teaching Artists

Deb Zaleski has been involved in the Maui art community for over thirty years. As a founding member of the Maui Crafts Guild, she served as the first President and as an Executive Board member for five years before owning and operating her own gallery. She returned to the Hui in 2006 and has been the Hui’s Ceramics Manager for the past nine years.

Beginning Wheel Throwing II #1049

Already have some wheel work under your belt, but need more guidance to improve your skills? This class will further refine your throwing techniques and will help you tackle simple open forms such as bowls, cups, and vases. You’ll also learn how to properly trim a foot and achieve aesthetic balance in your work. If you are ready to progress further, this class will accommodate those who want to learn more intermediate/ advanced level projects. Prerequisite: Beginning Wheel Throwing I or equivalent experience

Class Schedule & Tuition

Day & Duration: Thursdays, 8 weeks
August 13 – October 1 / 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Teaching Artist: Bob Flint
Location: Ceramics Studio
Tuition: $225 ($282 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $22
Lab Fee: $30

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio

Please check the studio calendar for days & times.

About the Teaching Artists

Bob Flint earned his BFA and MFA with specialization in ceramics from the University of Hawai‘i. He has taught ceramics for over fifteen years and continues to produce work from his Makawao studio. Bob has completed several public works of art for the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture & the Arts.