Ceramics

Beginning Wheel Throwing II #749

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: Wheel Throwing I or equivalent experience
An additional supply list is posted online at huinoeau.com under the class description.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Deb Zaleski
Session II (#749): Tuesdays, 8 weeks / July 15 – September 2 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Ceramics
Tuition: $225 ($282 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $22
Lab Fee: $30

Supply List

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Open Studio About the Teaching Artist

Bob Flint earned his BFA and MFA with specialization in ceramics from the University of Hawai‘i. He has taught ceramics for 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. Deb Zaleski has been involved in the Maui art community for 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 eight years.

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Fire in the Pit! #752

Get ready to experience alternate clay and firing techniques! Students should have prior ceramics knowledge and skills and be prepared to jump in and create pieces on the first day. You’ll be amazed by what emerges from the pit after this spectacular firing process! An additional supply list is posted online at huinoeau.com under the class description. This class has been cancelled. Please check back in August to find out when this class will be offered again!

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Bob Flint
Day & Duration (#752): Saturdays, 4 weeks
July 19 – August 16 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (No class on August 2)
Location: Ceramics
Tuition: $115 ($144 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $20
Lab Fee: $20 with additional lab fee TBD

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio About the Teaching Artist

Bob Flint earned his BFA and MFA with specialization in ceramics from the University of Hawai‘i. He has taught ceramics for 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.

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Pinch, Coil, Roll –Handbuilding Fundamentals #753

As you pinch, coil, and roll using fundamental hand forming techniques, you will learn the basic properties of clay, including process and terminology. The class will focus on slab construction and students will also explore slip work by mixing two colored slips for surface application. Combing, mishima, slip inlay, and sgraffito will then be used to complete surface designs. The possibilities are endless! This class is open to all levels; both beginners and more advanced students will have the opportunity to create their own individual ceramic ideas/visions. An additional supply list is posted online at huinoeau.com under the class description.

Class Schedule & Tuition

Teaching Artist: Deb Zaleski
Day & Duration (#750): Wednesdays, 6 weeks
July 30 – September 3 / 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Ceramics
Tuition: $165 ($206 nonmember)
Supply Fee: $22
Lab Fee: $30

Supply List

Click here to download a supply list for this class.

Open Studio About the Teaching Artist

Deb Zaleski has been involved in the Maui art community for 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 eight years.

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