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Explorations with Clay Beg. Wheel

at West Side YMCA - Community Arts - Midtown 5 W 63rd St, New York, New York 10023

This class is an introduction to throwing on the potter’s wheel for beginners only, emphasizing how to create functional forms such as cylinders and bowls. Participants will also learn to enhance forms with decorating and glazing techniques.

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8 sessions

Vegan Clay Soap Making Workshop

at Chameleon Club Studio - Williamsburg 622 Broadway, Brooklyn, New York 11206

Learn to make your own all-natural, vegan, clay soap using the cold process method! During class, we’ll also discuss different healing properties and natural lore behind certain herbs and oils so you can create soap at home to meet your needs. You’ll come away with your very own soap loaf (approx 5 bars). This is an adults-only class (18+)...

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Creating the Positive and Prosthetic Sculpting - Part 2

at The Compleat Sculptor - SoHo 90 Vandam St, New York, New York 10013

This class we will take you through sculpting the piece, and the final mold.   Topics to be covered: Types of clay for sculpting How to choose the clay Sculpture techniques Pore texture Thinking ahead for application Molding (overflow, cutting edge, keys) Types and materials for making your mold. Note: Work clothes should be worn. A...

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Creating the Buck for Prosthetic Sculpting Part 1

at The Compleat Sculptor - SoHo 90 Vandam St, New York, New York 10013

Fabrication of mold positives for Sculpting Prosthetics. We will supply Plaster facial Life Cast sections and take you through the steps of creating your “Buck” for sculpting. Topics to be covered: “Claying” up the piece Types of clay used How to find and correct undercuts Molding the buck Different material for molding Pouring up the...

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Make your own Molds

at Cook's Arts & Crafts Shoppe - Glendale 80-09 Myrtle Ave, New York, New York 11385

Are you tired of buying molds every time you have to create something out of clay or fondant? You no longer have to, you will learn how to make your own molds in this class. All supplies are included and you will make some molds in class ready for immediate use.

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Hearts Precious Metal Clay

at Annealed Studio - Cranford 107 Union Ave N, Cranford, New Jersey 07016

Create a beautiful patterned fine silver heart with Precious Metal Clay (PMC). Choose from various textures and create your pendant in just a few hours. If you can use a roller, texture mat and a cookie cutter, you are on way to creating beautiful fine silver necklaces. (3 hrs).  Open to all levels. Kit fee paid at check-in. $25.00 for 6.3...

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Sculptural Jewelry Workshop

at New York School of the Arts - Upper East Side 315 E 62nd St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10065

This workshop will focus on working with both traditional and alternative materials, including silver clay, wire, beads, resin, recycled materials and found objects, we will learn low-tech jewelry methods, and techniques using fundamental, simple attachments and construction systems. We also investigate the use of color and collage as a design...

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4 sessions

1 Day Workshop with Clay Sculptor Alberto Bustos

at Choplet Ceramic Studio - Williamsburg 238 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

In his Master Class Alberto Bustos will demonstrate: Stretching technique for plates and filaments (square and flat) Different sculptural applications Using Kanthal wire for clamping brackets and formwork Application of color pigments in wet clay, sieve, toothbrush, drag technique… Stony textures with organic elements such as biscuits, sugar,...

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Image Transfer on Clay - Wheel or Handbuilding

at West Side YMCA - Community Arts - Midtown 5 W 63rd St, New York, New York 10023

An introduction to transferring imagery by photographic processes onto a ceramic surface. This class will explore several techniques including exposing your images onto photo sensitized fabric for multiple prints, and laser transfers that can be hand colored.

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7 sessions

Projects in Clay: Sculpture and Vessels (All Levels)

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Students attending this class will learn how to create one of a kind vessels and sculpture. In this class, figures, masks and abstract work are demonstrated; ceramic and mixed media techniques are explored. Teaching is individualized with the goal of stretching your creativity and originality.  The evening section is open to beginners. ...

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10 sessions

Family Clay Time

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Join us for this family clay class where you will work side-by-side with your child. Adults and children will make their own projects using hand-building techniques like slab, coil and pinching techniques, as well as trying out the potter's wheel. Project ideas include creatures, cups, mugs and vases. Important things to note: An adult must participate...

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4 sessions

Pottery Project: Clay Dish with Paint

at Bars + Crafts - Gramercy 383 3rd Ave., New York, New York 10016

Book your event and each of your guest will do the craft of making a pottery. In this project, everyone will create and design its own professional-looking pottery from scratch and learn how to make a clay dish and then paint it using our awesome wax-resist technique.   All pieces need to be fired, so there will be a pickup time to get your...

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A Taste of Precious Metal Clay Workshop

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Precious Metal Clay is an exciting new medium that works like clay and fires to fine metal -- imagine the magic of working in a soft material and turning it into silver or gold with a short time in a kiln! The versatility of the silver clay and the ease of working with it make classes productive, full of surprises and lots of fun!  Firing is...

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Colored Clay Workshop (Advanced)

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Join Ava to learn her special techniques of coloring clay - guaranteed to bring out the alchemist in you. Using Mason stains and oxides, you will create secondary colors, fading colors, canes and patterns, millefiore, laminated blocks, Nerikomi designs, and appliqué surfaces. This is a technique workshop to create a library of samples to inform your...

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4 sessions

Clay Pottery (Ages 9-14)

at Educational Alliance Art School - Lower East Side 197 East Broadway, New York, New York 10002

Explore the world of 3-dimensional art through clay. Create vessels using the slab or coil method. Try the pottery wheel and learn how to glaze your creations.  Note: Materials provided

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8 sessions

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