Virtual Workshops - Summer 2020

Join in on Mudflat’s NEW virtual workshops!

Come learn from Mudflat instructors at a live, 1-hour demo workshop with a chat Q&A at the end of each demonstration. All workshops will be recorded and available for download the following day, so you can watch the demo if you missed it, or work along with the video at your own pace. Each demo is available for download for 7 days following the workshop.

Each workshop is $15 per person. Materials are not included, but clay kits, clay or tools are available for purchase 3 days before each workshop, by appointment, via contactless pickup from Mudflat. A link to sign up to purchase clay kits will be included in your confirmation email. If you would like your work fired, dates for greenware drop off and a glazing time will be determined at a later date, and will be emailed to participants. Please note: to have work fired at Mudflat, you must have purchased clay from Mudflat.

-   You must be able to download Zoom video chat on a computer or tablet or phone

-    You will receive your zoom meeting link, ID, and a suggested supplies list after you register.

Register through this website page - see below each workshop description.

A confirmation email will be sent following registration.

Please allow up to 1 business day to receive your workshop confirmation.

 

NEXT WORKSHOP:

Can You Handle It? 6 ways to make a handle – Kate Kuligowski & guest star, Cary Atsalis - Thursday, July 16, 1 - 2:15 pm 

Join Mudflat teacher, Kate Kuligowski, as she shows students how to make 5 different handbuilt handles to add some flair to any piece that needs a handle. Then Cary Atsalis will join in to show his method of pulling and attaching a handle!  Please note, forms to add the handles onto will not be demonstrated in this workshop. Students will be able to live chat their questions at the end of the workshop. A suggested materials list will be emailed to you after you register. We hope you will join us! For skill levels advanced beginner to advanced.

Need clay? Purchase a 5 lb bag of brown stoneware clay to try the class project plus you can fire and choose glazes for up to 3 pieces. Pieces will be dropped off at Mudflat by students during designated drop off times to be determined at a later date.

 

 

WORKSHOP 1:

Building with Soft Slabs- Cups Edition! – Kate Kuligowski - Friday, June 12, 1 - 2:15 pm 

Join Mudflat teacher, Kate Kuligowski, as she shows students how to build cups using templates and slabs. Learn how to roll, bevel, texture, and finish your soft slab creations in this 1-hour workshop.  Perfect for wheel throwers who are looking to build functional work without a wheel and handbuilders looking to learn more about building with templates!   Students will be able to live chat their questions at the end of the workshop. A suggested materials list, and template print out will be emailed to you after you register. We hope you will join us!

 

WORKSHOP 2:

Handbuilding Plates at Home – June Lee - Thursday, June 18, 1 - 2:15 pm

Learn how to use materials you may have at home to handbuild different shapes of plates! Your instructor June Lee will lead you through this 1-hour workshop to teach you how to roll slabs, use different materials and molds to build simple plates easily! Students will be able to live chat their questions at the end of the demonstration. A suggested materials list and zoom meeting link will be emailed to you after you register. We hope you will join us!

NOTE: This workshop has already happened live, but you can still purchase the video to download.

 

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