Pumpkin Sculpting Workshop with Kevin Hicks, Potter/Sculptor and Owner of Ephraim Pottery

Join us at Anam Cre Pottery Studio on Friday, October 19th from 2-5pm for a workshop with Kevin Hicks. Hicks, the owner and potter/sculptor at Ephraim Pottery, will guide students through creating a ceramic pumpkin with sculptural embellishment. Each fall Ephraim Pottery designs and sculpts 100+ unique ceramic pumpkins. These pieces incorporate sculptural design elements such as ginkgo leaves, blossoms and tendrils, dragonflies and many more whimsical garden-inspired elements. Each student will learn techniques for forming pumpkin stems, creating lobed sections on the thrown form, and attaching sculptural decorations. Workshop fee $75

Bigger Pots is an advanced Workshop taught by Scott Semple.

Scott will start with a demo and then teach the class various methods in wedging properly and how to throw larger pots!

8 weeks

Oct 17-Dec 12

Wednesdays  6-8.

Please register in advance $340 includes all materials and your own wheel.

Limited to 8 participants.

Kimchi for Christmas
Friday November 9th-
Fee- $55
Jarred Pfeiffer will demonstrate how he creates his large fermenting vessels. He will demonstrate the coil throwing method which is styled after the Korean Onggi method. Demo 1:30-3:30. Participants will then assist Jarred in chopping and mixing for kimchi. They will then pack the fermenting jar and let it sit. Everyone is asked back Friday December 7th to unpack the kimchi and take home a batch that they helped create.

Raku Art After Dark

The public is invited to take part in a raku firing. We encourage you  to come take a class and make your own pieces for the Raku firing held every 1st Friday. Plan to make your raku pieces 2 weeks in advance, allowing time to dry and be ready for the firing. Evening drop in guest may choose from a selection of pots ready to glaze and fire during the First Friday each month. Mike McNutt joins us and brings his expertise to the magic of the night. The meaning of Raku is the four elements. Earth, fire, water and wind. The fee is $35 includes one pot. Each month we also feature an artist! Please join our Raku party night! If it rains we will cancel the firing and have some wheel throwing demonstrations!
Friday November 9th- Kimche for Christmas Demonstrations by Jarred Pfeiffer.

Beginning Adult pottery class 

Friday Mornings 10:30-12:30

 This introductory class teaches the fundamentals of creating with clay. Instruction includes slab building, sculpture and wheel throwing.

GLAZE IT ! PRE-MADE POTTERY

Choose from a selection of cups, pitchers, bowls, plates, platters & containers and more.

Kids choices include cats,dogs, dragons, owls , gnomes , fairies, birdhouses, heart boxes and more.

The perfect class for:
• Team-building
• Birthday Parties
• Gathering of Friends

Instructor: Staff
Time: Tuesday through Saturday during Class Hours
Glaze and fire  Fee: $10
Item Cost:
up to $25 are included in the party price. Larger pieces will cost more.
Where:
Anam Cré Pottery Studio