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Creative Hand Building with Custom Texture With Amy Sanders

Arts & Entertainment
Date: Friday, October 11, 2019 10:00 AM - Sunday, October 13, 2019 05:00 PM

Venue: The Bascom

Creative Hand Building with Custom Texture With Amy Sanders

October 11th – 13th 
10 am – Noon and 1 pm – 5 pm
Levels: Some Experience Helpful

Working with low-fire earthenware, this workshop will mainly focus on soft slab construction while considering how stamped patterns enhance the surface. Participants will make several personal mark-making and texturing tools to use in their own work; as well as create a variety of forms, including a vase, an altered slab cup, and wall piece.  Emphasis in instruction will also be placed on successfully resolving feet, rims and handles. Glaze recipes will be shared.
Tuition: $300 Member 
$350 Non-Member


The Bascom is located in Highlands, North Carolina. The Bascom focuses on providing excellent exhibitions, free of charge; a robust education department with art classes for people of all ages; and an expansive outreach program consisting of numerous partnerships with local nonprofit organizations. For more information about The Bascom please visit or call 828-526-4949. Visit us in person at 323 Franklin Road, Highlands, NC. The Bascom is just across the covered bridge!


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  • From Friday, October 11, 2019 10:00 AM to Sunday, October 13, 2019 05:00 PM

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