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richard notkin : ceramic art/sculptural teapots workshop - tucson az

updated thu 28 aug 08


gayle bair on wed 27 aug 08

ArtiFacts Studio presents

Richard Notkin : Ceramic Art/Sculptural Teapots

October 30, 2008 Thursday evening Slide Show 7pm
October 31, November 1st & 2nd Friday =96Saturday-Sunday

Tucson, AZ

3 Day Hands-on Workshop

Fee: $250

$100 down payment to secure space in class=97refundable if we can fill =20=

your space
Some inexpensive housing is available for those coming from a long =20

This intensive, fast-paced three-day hands-on and demo workshop will =20
cover the diverse technical and aesthetic approaches whichNotkin uses =20=

to create his unique works in clay. Throughout the workshop, Notkin =20
will discuss various aesthetic considerations, including: format and =20
compositional devices, alteration and metamorphosis of form and =20
imagery, choice of scale and creating a narrative Richardwill teach =20
small scale exploration, altering and layering clays, unorthodox =20
surface techniques, tile production techniques with one-piece press =20
molds and large scale carving techniques.

By encouraging participants to think beyond the traditional parameters =20=

of the standard pottery studio, this workshop is designed to expand =20
the aesthetic and technical horizons for beginning through advanced =20
students, as well as the professional ceramist.

ArtiFacts Studio
38090 S. Loma Serena Dr.
Tucson 85739

For more information call Jean Robinson 520-825-7807