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SUMMER CAMP: Clay Hand Building (Grades 6-12)

Price: $175


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Monday-Friday, June 24-June 28, 9 AM-12 PM

Open to rising 6th-12th graders

Students will learn different methods of shaping clay using only our hands, molds, and tools. We'll explore many methods of creating elaborate decorative and functional pieces, including using coils, slabs, and pinching. We will spend lots of time decorating our pieces and learning decorative techniques like sgraffito, slip painting, terra sigillata, and more!

We will touch on the historic cultures from which these techniques derive, from classic Chinese blue and white porcelain to Greek figure painted vases to noted Pueblo potter Maria Martinez.

Students will choose their favorite studio glaze to complete some of their work. Fired work will be available for pick up within a month of the final day of camp.

What you get:
5 three-hour instructional sessions
All the clay and materials needed to complete camp projects
A daily snack

Cost: $175

Participant Minimum: 4; Maximum: 8

*Wear closed-toed shoes and clothes you can get dirty!

Led by SCCA Youth Instructor, Julie Johnson

Reserve your spot by clicking the REGISTER link below. We will be in touch to gather more detailed registration information.

Scenic City Clay Arts

301 E. 11th St. - Chattanooga, TN 37403
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