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THROWING WITH FRANKIE J. MIXON

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$200

In pottery, a potter’s wheel is a machine used in the shaping (known as throwing) of clay into round ceramic ware. The wheel may also be used during the process of trimming excess clay. This 4-week series is designed for students who have never used the potters wheel and students who are developing throwing skills. Students will learn how to center the clay on the wheel and make basic forms, such as mugs, bowls, and vases. The participants will learn how to finish their work with decorating and glazing techniques.

Dates & Times:

Thursdays from 6:00-8:00pm

  • Session 1: May 9, 16, 23, and 30

  • Session 2: June 6, 13, 20, and 27

  • Session 3: July 11, 18, 25, and Aug. 1

$200 (for each session) includes one 5lb bag of clay

About the Teacher:

Frankie J. Mixon is an SC Arts Commission visual arts fellow; Artist (specializing in pottery, clay sculptures, and mixed media); Classroom art teacher with a BA in art, two MA degrees in Elementary Education, and Reading with an emphasis in Elementary Education. Teaching philosophy: The study of art is an excellent way to promote creativity, self-esteem, and self-expression. EVERY CHILD IS SPECIAL.

Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$200
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Website:
https://blackcreekarts.org/all-classes/2023/throwing-with-frankie-j-mixon

Organizer

Black Creek Arts Council
Phone
(843) 332-6234
Email
bartscounc@aol.com
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Venue

Black Creek Arts Center
116 W College Ave
Hartsville, SC 29550 United States
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Phone
(843) 332-6234
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