Ceramic Classes

 

Ann Cutting-Photographing Your Ceramic Art at MOLA

$75 for members – $95 non members
Saturday, March 21st
Two Sessions: 10:00am-1:00 pm, 1:30pm-4:30pm 

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In this three hour workshop, we will learn the basics of how to photograph your pottery for contests, Instagram, Etsy, catalog, websites, marketing and promotion. Lighting basics will be reviewed and color temperature of light sources discussed. Styling choices and composition will be covered with consideration for groups and sets of pottery. There will be a list of resources for backdrops and props.

Supplied by Instructor:
White backdrop
Gradient backdrop
foamcore
Blocks, plate stands and some simple props
List of resources

Students please bring:
Pottery to photograph
DSLR camera, or cell phone camera and chargers
Props like botanicals, fabric, backdrops, art paper

CERAMIC PHOTOGRAPHY WITH ANN CUTTING (WORKSHOP)! At Xiem

April 4th, 2020          sign up here

10am - 1pm

$65 for non members

$50 for members 

Learn the basics of how to photograph your pottery for contests, Instagram, Etsy, catalog, websites, marketing, and promotions! Lighting basics will be reviewed and color temperature of light sources discussed. Styling choices and composition will be covered with consideration for groups and sets of pottery. All you need to bring is your work to photograph (1-10 pieces), cell phone camera, or DSLR camera if you're fancy like that, and props like botanicals, fabric, backdrops etc. Lunch included.

 

Past Classes:

Xiem Clay Center 

Beginning Hand Building Start Date: Jan 7, 2020  at Xiem Clay Center 

6 week course,   Tuesday, 7:00pm– 9:00pm, 6 sessions

 

 

 

 

 

Advanced Surface Design One on One

Transfer photographic images and drawings onto clay, 4 hour, half day tutorial

Explore a variety of applications of imagery onto the clay body. We can cover Litho transfer, underglazes, oxides, stencils,  sgrafitto, mishima, and decals. Experience in hand building or wheel throwing is required. 

Contact Ann to arrange schedule $450 per session, Lunch included.  firing not included.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start Date: April, 2018  at Xiem Clay Center 

Surface Design 1

 

Session 3 of 2018 (April 24 – June 2)

Complement your forms with surface decoration

An introduction to ceramic colorants and texturing techniques. Learn how to develop surfaces that enhance your work. Beginners Hand Building or Wheel Throwing is a pre-requisite for this class.

Tuesday, 10:00am - 12noon 

Start Date:4/24/2018 

 

 

 

 

 

Start Date: 10/10/2017  at Xiem Clay Center 

Intermediate Surface Design: Image Transfer

Transfer images onto clay

Explore a variety of applications of imagery onto the clay body. We will cover Xerox Transfer, Litho transfer and decals. Experience in hand building or wheel throwing is required. Please note that this class starts and ends one week later than our advertised Session dates.

Tuesday, 7:00pm– 9:00pm, 6 sessions

 

http://www.xiemclaycenter.com