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ceramic sculpture workshop -- jack thompson

updated wed 10 feb 10


Susan B. Yager on mon 8 feb 10

The Ceramic Designers Association of Tidewater Virginia is offering a =3D
demo-type workshop with ceramics professor and sculptor Jack Thompson. =3D
Jack Thompson will have a one-man show at the Projects Gallery in =3D
Philadelphia during NCECA 2010. He is also co-curating a another show =3D
and facilitating a panel discussion in the Projects Gallery during =3D
NCECA. More info on the NCECE website.

Workshop Details:

Jack Thompson - Contemporary Ceramic Sculpture DEMO

February 13-14, 2010

Saturday & Sunday 9:30am to 3:30pm

Hofheimer Theater, Virginia Wesleyan College

1584 Wesleyan Drive, Norfolk, VA 23502

$30/member; $60 nonmember


Jack Thompson has spent 40 years with the clay medium. He has been a =3D
professor of Ceramics, Design and Sculpture at Moore College of Art and =3D
Design in Philadelphia for 33 years, has a thorough knowledge of the =3D
history of world ceramics and has traveled extensively gathering =3D
cultural information and images. He has conducted lectures and =3D
workshops at universities and art institutes around the US and in =3D
Mexico. Among his numerous talents and broad knowledge of techniques, =3D
he considers his greatest strength to be building ceramic sculpture =3D
through modeling, mould making and casting in clay. The workshop will =3D
include a segment on mould making and casting. Workshop hours may be =3D
adjusted slightly; all registered participants will be notified in =3D
advance of time changes. The venue has space for large attendance, but =3D
it is necessary to register and pay in advance.


To see some images and an article about his work, use this link:=3D20


Or see the Ceramic Designers Association website at =3D


To register, contact me, the Workshop Chair

at the email address above or by phone

Sooz Yager