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CERAMICS classes + workshops

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PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE MUSEUM SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE EVENTS ON JANUARY 3, 4, & 5, 2018!

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Wednesday, January 3, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
FREE
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CLICK ON THE NEW + OTHER MEDIA LINK ON THE LEFT FOR FULL DESCRIPTION.
Single class scheduled on 1/3/2018 at 4:30PM
Please check the box above to RSVP. Admission fee will be paid at the door - CASH ONLY.

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Thursday, January 4, 2 - 4 p.m.
Admission Fee: $15 members, $20 non-members - PAID AT THE DOOR AND CASH ONLY
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Single class scheduled on 1/4/2018 at 2:00PM
Friday, January 5, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Tuition: $20 members, $25 non-members - No additional discounts
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Single class scheduled on 1/5/2018 at 5:30PM
November 27 - December 15

Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuition: $79 members, $99 non-members
Location: Studios 3 & 4
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Register by: Not Applicable
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Students enrolled in Fall 2017 Ceramics Classes qualify for Open Studio where students can have studio time between quarters. Bisque and glaze kilns will be fired. Time restrictions may apply due to other workshops or events. Only students registered for Open Studio have access to the ceramics studios during this time period. Studios are closed on holidays. Registered students must check-in with the Security Officer on-duty in the Lower Lobby.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 11/27/2017 and ending 12/15/2017 at 10:00AM
Ceramics Department Chair approval is required to enroll. Email blambert@arkansasartscenter.org.

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This class is only for students who WERE NOT enrolled in Fall 2017 Ceramics classes.
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November 27 - December 15
Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuition: $100 members, $125 non-members
Location: Studios 3 & 4
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Register by: Not Applicable
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Students who are NOT enrolled in Fall 2017 Ceramics Classes must have approval from the Ceramics Department Chair to qualify for Open Studio where students can have studio time between quarters. Bisque and glaze kilns will be fired. Time restrictions may apply due to other workshops or events. Only students registered for Open Studio have access to the ceramics studios during this time period. Studios are closed on holidays. Registered students must check-in with the Security Officer on-duty in the Lower Lobby.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 11/27/2017 at 10:00 AM
Instructor: JEAN MROSS

9 Sessions: January 8 - March 12 (NO CLASS JANUARY 15)
Mondays, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 12
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME
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Explore basic pinch, slab, and coil construction methods, as well as the use of molds. Decorative treatments will include stamps, slips, and stains. Learn how to glaze and finish pots using high-fire glazing techniques. Important to attend first class.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes. During the first session, students will purchase a 25 lb. bag of clay from their instructor. Cost is $30 and covers all glazing and firing fees.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/8/2018 and ending 3/12/2018 at 9:00AM
Instructor: BETH LAMBERT, Ceramics Department Chair

9 Sessions: January 8 - March 12 (NO CLASS JANUARY 15)
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 3
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME
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Explore basic pinch, slab, and coil construction methods, as well as the use of molds. Decorative treatments will include stamps, slips, and stains. Learn how to glaze and finish pots using high-fire glazing techniques. Important to attend first class.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes. During the first session, students will purchase a 25 lb. bag of clay from their instructor. Cost is $30 and covers all glazing and firing fees.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/8/2018 and ending 3/12/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: ADRIAN QUINTANAR, Resident Artist

9 Sessions: January 9 - March 6
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 3
Class Limit: 12
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME
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Explore basic pinch, slab, and coil construction methods, as well as the use of molds. Decorative treatments will include stamps, slips, and stains. Learn how to glaze and finish pots using high-fire glazing techniques. Important to attend first class.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes. During the first session, students will purchase a 25 lb. bag of clay from their instructor. Cost is $30 and covers all glazing and firing fees.
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 1/9/2018 and ending 3/6/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: HAMID EBRAHIMIFAR

9 Sessions: January 11 - March 8
Thursdays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 3
Class Limit: 10
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Register by: january 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME
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Students will sculpt clay figures and incorporate found object artifacts into their work. Create one or more sculptures in this class. Some wire, wire mesh, and hand tools provided.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 1/11/2018 and ending 3/8/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: JEAN MROSS

9 Sessions: January 8 - March 12 (NO CLASS JANUARY 15)
Mondays, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding or equivalent
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Need an intro to the wheel class or just some help refining your existing skills? Sign up for a throwing class! Learn to throw a cylinder, mug, bowl, vase, and various other functional pots. Discover how to finish pots, using standard decorating and glazing techniques. High-fire, low-fire, and Raku available.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/8/2018 and ending 3/12/2018 at 12:30PM
Instructor: KELLY EDWARDS

9 Sessions: January 8 - March 12 (NO CLASS JANUARY 15)
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding or equivalent
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Focus on basic skills of wedging, centering, opening, pulling, and trimming a pot. Learn to throw a cylinder, mug, bowl, vase, and flower pot. Discover how to finish pots using standard decorating and glazing techniques. Bring towel to each class. This class is an introduction to the potter's wheel for beginning students only.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/8/2018 and ending 3/12/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: KELLY EDWARDS

9 Sessions: January 9 - March 6
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Introduction to the Wheel or equivalent
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Take your throwing skills to the next level. Continue developing basic skills such as trimming and pulling handles, as well as throw more complicated forms such as serving bowls, lidded vessels, platters, and altered forms. Work at your own skill level and progress at your own rate. For experienced students who have mastered basic centering and pulling techniques.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 1/9/2018 and ending 3/6/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: CELIA STOREY

9 Sessions: January 10 - March 7
Wednesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 3
Class Limit: 10
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding or equivalent
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Build on your basic handbuilding skills. Students can work at their own skill level as they explore both functional and sculptural forms. All firing options available.
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See Supply List under the STUDENT RESOURCES link on the left.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 1/10/2018 and ending 3/7/2018 at 6:00PM
Instructor: JULIA BAUGH

9 Sessions: January 9 - March 6
Tuesdays, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studios 3 & 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding AND Introduction to the Wheel or equivalent
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Explore both handbuilding and wheelthrowing techniques with an emphasis on creating a more refined form. Create, design, and pursue your own projects using one or both techniques. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. All firing options available.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 1/9/2018 and ending 3/6/2018 at 10:00AM
Instructor: FLETCHER LARKIN

9 Sessions: January 10 - March 7
Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding AND Introduction to the Wheel or equivalent
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Explore both handbuilding and wheelthrowing techniques with an emphasis on creating a more refined form. Create, design, and pursue your own projects using one or both techniques. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. All firing options available.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 1/10/2018 and ending 3/7/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: JULIA BAUGH

9 Sessions: January 11 - March 8
Thursdays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding AND Introduction to the Wheel or equivalent
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Explore both handbuilding and wheelthrowing techniques with an emphasis on creating a more refined form. Create, design, and pursue your own projects using one or both techniques. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. All firing options available.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 1/11/2018 and ending 3/8/2018 at 6:30PM
Instructor: JULIE HOLT - Julie returns!

9 Sessions: January 11 - March 8
Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 3
Class Limit: 12
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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PREREQUISITE: Basic Handbuilding or equivalent
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Explore concepts of content, narrative, pattern, and abstract design on handbuilt earthenware forms. Learn about color theory and how to apply decorative elements to handbuilt and scuptural forms. Use slip, underglazes, and low fire techniques while developing a personal voice in your work. Materials fee of $20 payable to instructor at first class.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 1/11/2018 and ending 3/8/2018 at 10:30AM
Instructor: BETH LAMBERT, Ceramics Department Chair

9 Sessions: January 10 - March 7
Wednesdays, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studios 3 & 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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FOR INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED STUDENTS
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Develop and refine your handbuilding and throwing skills, and expand your range of forms through individual projects. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. Wheelthrowing in Studio 4 only. For students with moderate to extensive experience who have mastered basic centering and pulling skills.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 1/10/2018 and ending 3/7/2018 at 11:00AM
Instructor: ADRIAN QUINTANAR, Resident Artist

9 Sessions: January 11 - March 8
Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studio 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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FOR INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED STUDENTS
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Develop and refine your handbuilding and throwing skills, and expand your range of forms through individual projects. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. Wheelthrowing in Studio 4 only. For students with moderate to extensive experience who have mastered basic centering and pulling skills.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 1/11/2018 and ending 3/8/2018 at 10:30AM
Instructor: KELLY EDWARDS

9 Sessions: January 12 - March 9
Fridays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tuition: $252 members, $315 non-members
Location: Studios 3 & 4
Class Limit: 15
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Register by: January 2 at 11:59 p.m.*
*A $50 administrative late fee applies if you register after this date. To register call the Museum School Office at 501.396.0353.
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FOR INTERMEDIATE / ADVANCED STUDENTS
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Develop and refine your handbuilding and throwing skills, and expand your range of forms through individual projects. Demonstrations will include more complex forms and advanced techniques in throwing, handbuilding, and glazing. Wheelthrowing in Studio 4 only. For students with moderate to extensive experience who have mastered basic centering and pulling skills.
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Only clay purchased at the Arkansas Arts Center is allowed for use in ceramics classes.
Classes scheduled every week on Friday starting 1/12/2018 and ending 3/9/2018 at 10:30AM

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