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Japanese Pottery Making

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In this 3-day, hands on workshop, students will learn how to create various utilitarian pottery forms like a yunomi, bowl, teapot and sake bottle and vase inspired by Japanese culture and our clay journey from Shigaraki, Japan to Seagrove, NC. We will also talk about our materials and clay that we use and how it is sourced. In this workshop, you will learn practical Japanese pottery making techniques. Thursday, July 7th Artist Talk 4 pm - 5 pm

The class meets July 8th - 10th from 9am - 4pm with a one-hour break at noon.

Event Information

Event Date July 8, 2022 9:00 am
Event End Date July 10, 2022 4:00 pm
Capacity 12
Available place 7
Cut off date July 7, 2022 11:55 pm
Individual Price $600 for Members; $650 for Non-Members
Instructor Takuro & Hitomi Shibata
Number Hours 18
Location Dave Drake Barn
Categories Classes & Workshops, Adult, Ceramics, Skill Level I: 1-2 years' experience and above

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Visit: 323 Franklin Road
Highlands, NC 28741 (Map It)

Call: 828-526-4949 (Main)
828-787-2892 (Ceramics Studio)

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This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. Learn more at http://www.ncarts.org.

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Funded in part by a grant from South Arts
in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.