Handbuilt Tableware 3/30–5/4
Dates: January March 30–May 4 (5 classes and a private one-on-one glazing session at Clay Studio)
Price: $200 (clay, glaze and firing included). Tools available for purchase at Clay Studio
Instructor: Dini Dixon
Make your own tableware set with handbuilding techniques! This six week live virtual class will be centered around using various ceramic techniques to make a set of tableware that has unity and style. We will introduce you to a variety of handbuilding methods, including slab construction, coil building, and pinch pots. By the end of the course you’ll have your own handmade plates, cups, mugs, platters and more to enjoy at home. Beginners welcome! Meets live over Zoom.
About your instructor: Dini Dixon is Clay Studio’s former Studio Manager. Now living in Brooklyn, Dini continues to teach live virtual classes and workshops for Clay Studio. Dini received a BFA in Ceramics from Pratt Institute. Her work explores the intersection of video and ceramics utilizing traditional ceramic techniques and stop motion animation. In 2018 she had solo exhibitions at 808 Projects in Denver and the Thomas Hunter Project Space in Manhattan. Her video The Long Goodbye was an official selection of the 2018 Supernova Digital Animation Festival. Currently she is preparing for solo exhibitions at Ghost Gallery in Los Angeles and New York opening May 2020. View Dini’s work at www.dinidixon.com