Students in Ceramics 2 further their knowledge, creativity, and tactile ability with clay forms & other sculptural techniques. Form and design are emphasized. Students may select an area of interest to learn more about, including hand-building, wheel throwing, printmaking, and sculpture. Projects are directed by the instructor.
The prerequisite for this course is a passing grade of "C" or better in Ceramics 1.
Ceramics & Sculpture 2
Projects & Concepts
Layered Shape Vessel - Shape & Rhythm
Students will create a vessel by layering a repeated shape. The finished piece should show rhythm.
Coil Form - Texture & Movement
Students will create a textured form using the coil method. The goal is to show movement in the finished piece.
Sculptural Ceramic - Form & Proportion
Students will create a sculpture from clay that shows both form and proportion.
Cubism Inspired Mosaic - Shape & Color
Students will create multiple ceramic fragments that will be combined to create a mosaic design that shows both shape and color.
Large Series Printmaking - Repetition & Rhythm
Students will carve a linoleum block which will be used to create a series of prints that show repetition and rhythm.