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January Pottery classes for Kids – learn Sgraffito!


Nickole Bricker teaching Children's Class

Nickole Bricker teaching Children’s Class

January Pottery classes at the Ceramic Arts Center of Waynesboro

13 South Church Street       Waynesboro, PA 17268

Nicky Bricker pottery technique

nicodemuscenterforceramicstudies.fullslate.com

      Sgraffito is the theme for the month at the studio for children classes.

Sgraffito (in Italian “to scratch”) is a decorating pottery technique produced by applying layers of color or colors (underglazes or colored slips) to leather hard pottery and then scratching off parts of the layer(s) to create contrasting images, patterns and texture and reveal the clay color underneath. The layer(s) of color can be underglazes or colored slips.

There are two class options:

1. There is a two class series for home-schooled students!

January 17 & January 24 (times are the same for both Fridays)

Cost: $35.00 (covers both dates)

Students will need to attend both classes as this is a double session

10 am -12:30 pm  ages 9-16 – to make a pot
1:30- 3:00 ages 5-8  –   to make a tile

January 17 the first class the students will create a form.

January 24 the second class the slip will be applied and carved into the form.

2. There is a Saturday class for other students!

January 25 from 1 – 3 pm, for ages 5 and up.

This is a stand alone class, at a cost of $25 per student.

Instructor for all classes: Nickole Bricker

Students can register at: nicodemuscenterforceramicstudies.fullslate.com

Checks payable to NCCS /P.O. Box 533 Mont Alto, PA 17237-0533

Payment is also accepted the day of first class

For more information email waynesboroceramics@gmail.com

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