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Stirling Hall Adult Workshops                                                                  register_white

Stirling Hall Art Center is excited to offer a wide range of adult workshops. Workshops are offered during all seasons to provide a variety of options to our students and continuely expand the mediums that are worked with at the art center.

Try Spinning the Wheel
Have you been wanting to try throwing on the wheel? Do you enjoy cermics? Come on out and "Try Spinning the Wheel". This FREE one day class will offer any ceramic enthusiasts a chance to try throwing pottery for the first time on the wheel. We know you will love it as soon as you get your hands in the clay.

Date: Saturday, March 11
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Stirling Hall. Studio 3
Instructor: Karen Avery

Ceramic Tree Workshop
"I think that I will never see a poem as lovely as a tree..." Filled with organic shapes and rich with surface texture, trees have always been a source for creative expression. Working with high fire clay, let your imagination branch and flow during this workshop. All experience levels are welcome. Come celebrate Earth Day at Stirling Hall by joining this outstanding worksho!

Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Stirling Hall, Studio 4
Instructor: Robin Power

For more information click HERE.

Pit Firing Workshop
Pit firing is a primitive form of low temperature firing that uses various combustibles as fuel. In this two day workshop students will learn the different firing methods and materials, explore surface treatments that enhance marks made during the firing, and construct and fire a bon fire pit kiln using sawdust as our fuel. Pit fired work is not functional. Included in the workshop fee is 25 lbs. of clay.

Date: Saturdays, April 22 & May 20
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (4/22) and 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (5/20)
Location: Stirling Hall, Gallery
Instructor: David Hartshorne

For more information click HERE

Bird Sculpting Workshop
Do you have a favorite backyard bird or do you watch the migration? Learn to sculpt a bird out of clay. You may choose to create a realistic bird or let your imagination take flight with a fantasy bird creation.

Date: Saturday, May 20
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Stirling Hall, Studio 4
Instructor: Robin Power

For more information click HERE.

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