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Pinching and Coiling
Pinching and Coiling

Pinching and Coiling

Explore shaping using coils, molds, slabs, and pinch pots to form refined functional ceramics with your unique touch in this five day immersive workshop.

Date & Time

Aug 18, 2024, 6:00 PM – Aug 23, 2024, 12:00 PM

Adamah Art Studios, 4681 Co Rd ZZ, Dodgeville, WI 53533, USA

About the Workshop

Join Chicago Potter Laura Williams and learn how to pinch, form, and shape pottery using your most fundamental clay tool: your hands. This class takes an in-depth look at the age-old pinching technique. Explore shaping using coils, molds, slabs, and pinch pots to form refined functional ceramics with your unique touch. Great for seasoned pinchers and newbies alike. Finishing techniques will also be discussed.

Adamah will provide:

  • 50lbs of stoneware clay. Porcelain and additional stoneware will be available for purchase.
  • Bisque firing during workshop
  • Basic throwing and hand-building tools

Participants should bring:

  • Any personal tools wished to use during workshop
  • Boxes and wrapping for any pieces made during the workshop

Bio

Laura Williams (they/she) is a multidisciplinary artist based in Chicago.

Their work centers on material, story-telling, and play. Laura studied ceramics and screen printing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. They teach ceramics at Lillstreet Arts Centre and The Digs Chicago. They make out of their home studio in Humboldt Park.

www.laurawilliamsstudio.com

IG: @laura.williams.studio

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  • Single Occupancy

    Private single room with private bathroom, linens included. Meals and #50 DSM clay included.

    $875.00
  • Multiple Occupancy

    Shared room with private bathroom, linens included. If you do not indicate a roommate or come with a houseguest, you will be assigned a roommate prior to arrival. Meals and #50 DSM clay included.

    $680.00
  • Commuter Rate

    The rate does not include lodging. Lunch will be provided daily. Additional meals are available for purchase. Please make arrangements in advance if you would like to add meals to your workshop. #50 DSM clay included.

    $245.00
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  • Houseguest

    For anyone looking to join a workshop participant during their stay at Adamah without participating in a workshop. Meals and lodging are included. Come experience the beauty of Bethel Horizons property with over 7 miles of hiking and 5 miles of mountain biking trails. Relax and take in the breathtaking views and enjoy exploring Wisconsin's beautiful Driftless Area.

    $525.00

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