PROJECTS & CONCEPTS
Kath Girdler Engler (1951-2014)
Paper Pulp & Found Object Sculpture
Natural World - Pinch Construction
Students will use line and color to explore emphasis & contrast to create a unique artwork inspired by the natural world using pinch techniques.
Tan Vase with Turquoise Throat
Coiled earthenware clay
Weathering Forces - Coil Construction
Students will use space, volume and mass to explore movement and balance to create a unique artwork inspired by weathering forces using coil techniques.
Organic Objects - Soft Slab Construction
Students will use texture and light to explore rhythm and balance to create a unique artwork inspired by organic objects using soft slab techniques.
Soft slab textured porcelain bowl
Mountain Rainy Night
Limited Edition Lino Print
Geometric Designs - Basic Printmaking
Students will use line and texture to explore contrast and variety to create a unique series of prints inspired by geometric shapes.
Carved plaster sculpture
Abstracted Forms - Basic Carving
Students will use space and form to explore balance and rhythm to create a unique artwork inspired by abstracted human forms or gestures.
Intro to Potter's Wheel: Throwing
Students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and create two finished pieces with a focus on balance and form.