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Throw and Alter: Wheel Throwing

at GnarWare Workshop - Lower West Side

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Lower West Side, West Side
1838 West Cermak Rd
Btwn S Wolcott Ave & S Wood St
Chicago, Illinois 60608
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Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Liz McCarthy

What you'll learn in this pottery wheel class:

This class will pick up where the canceled class left off.

This class explores wheel throwing vessels, and different strategies for alter the symmetrical forms with methods like cutting, pressing, and mutating. We cover lotus bowls, Face mugs, throwing legs or handles, and slip decoration.

Some throwing experience required (throw a centered cylinder)

  • Includes 25 pounds of clay and firing. $2/pound to purchase more clay (price includes glaze and firing).
  • Students must purchase their own tools
  • Students must follow studio safety guidelines (listed on the site)
  • Students have an additional 10 hours open access to the studio via sign up.
  • Classes non-refundable after the first class commences. Make-up classes negotiable, but not guaranteed. If you have a conflict with a class please let us know in advance.

HEALTH WARNING: Wheel throwing can be a physically intense on joints and muscles. Can cause minor strains and injury.


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School: GnarWare Workshop

 

GnarWare Workshop is a Chicago based ceramics studio. It was started in 2017 by Liz McCarthy. This space is dedicated to providing studios, workshops, and drop-in tutorials to help artists and hobbyists work through ideas. GnarWare is committed to material and conceptual experimentation as a workshop...

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