Community Folk Art Center’s Summer Classes are Around the Corner! Ceramics Classes Begin in June

Their year-round schedule includes lectures, musical and theatrical performances, exhibits, workshops, and other special events. These events are the cornerstone of CFAC’s philosophy and commitment to celebrate the cultural diversity and creativity of local regional, national, and international artists.

Community Folk Art Center offers diverse education programming in the visual and expressive arts, through classes and workshops, gallery talks, film screenings, lectures and performances.

This Summer the CFAC will offer Ceramics Classes, they will start June 6th.

Tuesdays:

Beginners Wheelthrowing

Instructor: Katherine Hughes
Dates: June 6 – August 15, 2017 (10 weeks)
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

  • Cost: $200 + $45 materials fee
  • $180 + $45 materials fee – student

Please join artist Katherine Hughes for an introduction to wheelthrowing, where students will learn basic terminology and skills. Hughes has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics from Syracuse University and has studied with world-renowned artist and CFAC co-founder, David MacDonald.

Wednesdays:

Handbuilding

Instructor: EunJung Shin Vargas
Dates: June 7 – August 16, 2017 (10 weeks)
Time: 6:30pm- 8:30pm

  • Cost: $200 + $45 materials fee
  • $180 + $45 materials fee – student

This class provides students with intermediate techniques using slab, coil and pinch methods. Eunjung Shin Vargas holds a Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics from Syracuse University and Kyunghee University in Korea. Beginners and Intermediate students are welcome.

Thursdays:

Intermediate/Advanced Wheelthrowing

Instructor: Katherine Hughes
Dates: June 8 – August 17, 2017 (10 weeks)
Time: 6:30pm- 8:30pm

  • Cost: $200 + $45 materials fee
  • $180 + $45 materials fee – student

For the more experienced student, join artist Katherine Hughes to explore more advanced techniques of wheelthrowing. This class will polish technique, as well as develop and refine your personal aesthetic. Hughes has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics from Syracuse University and has studied with world-renowned artist and CFAC co-founder, David MacDonald.