5 Days of Ceramics – Leigh Merritt

New Brunswick College of Craft and Design
457 Queen Street
Fredericton
NB
E3B 1B7
Mon,Jul05,2021,9:00AM
Fri,Jul09,2021,4:00PM
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5 DAY COURSE | 9 am - 4 pm

Interested in making your own pottery? Do you want to learn the basics in an enriching and stimulating environment, or brush up and expand your skills? This blended class for beginners and intermediate learners will get you working on your throwing techniques, centering, and trimming on a genuine potter's wheel. Leigh will even show you how to decorate your finished pieces, making them unique and truly yours. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity!

This course is happening twice July 5 - 9, and 12- 16. Each class has 5 seats for beginners and 5 seats for those with some experience. Please select your registration accordingly.

MATERIAL COST: Participants will be required to purchase a box of clay approx. $45. As well as a set of pottery tools also available in the College Store.

Any Participants who have their own Cone 6 Clay, or their own tools are welcome to bring them.

The Instructor: Leigh Merritt was born in Fredericton, New Brunswick and grew up in the rural community of Tay Creek where he currently resides. After completing his BA at St.Thomas University in 2005 he went on to study at the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD). He earned his Foundation Visual Arts Certificate in 2006, a Certificate in Specialty Photography in 2008, a Diploma in Fine Craft – Ceramics in 2010, and the certificate in Advanced Studies Visual Arts in 2011.

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