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I am available to present workshops. The information below is a general outline of one of my workshops. Please contact me for more information.

Workshop Description

Introduction to Paper Clay
Jerry Bennett a leading international paper clay artists will conduct a hands-on workshop which will provide an opportunity for students to explore and experience new approaches to sculptural forms and functional pottery using paper clay and other innovative materials.

Together with the instructor’s distinctive perspectives, experiences and techniques, students will explore innovative construction techniques, how to make paper clay, bonding materials, texture and decoration techniques, problem solving related to repair work, rapid working with clay, reducing shrinkage and many other sculptural considerations.

Participants in the hands-on workshop will receive clay materials and handouts that will provide valuable information about clay and glaze formulas, suppliers, practical applications for clay formulas.

Workshop Components

Prequel Public Lecture (at venue request)

Two day to One Week Hands-on Workshop including:

  • Individual and Group Instructor Demonstrations
  • Slide Presentations
  • Individual Instructor Classes
  • Group Instructor Critique
  • Panel Discussion
  • At least one firing

Optional:

  • Additional Weekend Workshop (before or after main workshop)
  • Additional Demonstration Event for larger audience

Recomended Class Size:
20

Honorarium:
$600/day per instructor plus expenses