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Classes & Camps

BareHands Artisans weekly series of classes (courses) run anywhere from 3 weeks to 8 weeks. Most class sets (or courses) will have an opportunity to continue to the next set. This allows the student to dive into a subject matter deeply and come out with lasting skill sets and results.


Available SUMMER CAMPS & SPRING/SUMMER CLASSES LISTED BELOW. Register now!

 

2019 Summer Camps

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Kids Wheel-thrown Pottery Camp 

DATES: MON-FRI JULY 8TH, 9TH, 10TH, 11TH, 12TH (MUST SIGN UP FOR ALL DATES)
TIME 9:00AM-12:30PM
INSTRUCTOR: ZOE DANCH, JILLIAN MANNO
AGES: 8 AND UP
LEVEL: BEGINNER

CAMP DESCRIPTION:

It’s the kids turn! Register today for this special opportunity to learn wheel thrown pottery by being in a week long submerged clay camp.  Students enrolled will have the creative opportunity to not only experience “throwing” clay on a pottery wheel but have multiple days to do so... practice makes perfect.  Each day students will get a quick demo to start the day and we will go over some goals of the day along with letting go during the experience. It’s amazing to see the smiles and enthusiasm a pottery wheel can bring. Kids and Clay go together… click here to read more


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Kids Mixed Media Camp

WEAVING, POTTERY, TEXTILE PRINTING, PLANT ART

DATES: MON-THURS JULY 22, 23, 24, 25 (MUST SIGN UP FOR ALL DATES)
TIME: 9:00AM-12:30PM
INSTRUCTORS: JULIANA IGLAY, ZOE DANCH, JILLIAN MANNO, BROOKE MILANO
LEVEL: BEGINNER
AGES: 8 AND UP

CAMP DESCRIPTION:

We are excited to offer BHA Kids Mixed Media Camp! Why not do more?

Each morning kids enrolled will be tackling a different medium specifically for each day of this 4 day camp. We have a planned arrangement of projects that will have both creative individuality and guided instruction. We love providing creative opportunities and skill sets for individual expression. Please read below for descriptions of each day… click here to read more


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Bucket List Hand-built Clay Camp

DATES: WED-THURS-FRI AUG 14TH, AUG 15TH, AUG 16TH (MUST SIGN UP FOR ALL DATES)
TIMES: 9:00AM-12:30PM
INSTRUCTOR: JILLIAN MANNO
AGES: 8-14
LEVEL: BEGINNER OR INTERMEDIATE

CAMP DESCRIPTION:

This is a GREAT late summer mini camp either for a beginner or experienced little potter… a great chance to have a new experience or to enrich your end of summer bucket list.

Each student will be  exploring the wonderful  medium of clay. Each day we will go over some design goals of specific projects that will have the flexibility for their own personal touches… click here to read more


2019 CLASSES


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All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery

SUMMER SESSION A

IN SESSION

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS
DATES: 6/5/19 6/12/19 6/19/19 6/26/19 7/10/19 7/17/19 (NO CLASS JULY 3, 2019)
TIMES: 6:00PM-9:00PM
INSTRUCTOR: JOANNE TRASKIEWICZ
LEVEL: BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED
AGE: ADULT

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

This 6 week set of classes, "All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery" is great for beginners or for an experienced potter who wants to get their groove on. Hands on learning opportunity of the basics of throwing, shaping and trimming pots on the wheel. High fire glaze techniques will also be used to have a start to finish experience... click here for more info


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All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery

SUMMER SESSION B

THIS CLASS IS IN SESSION, BUT IS AVAILABLE STILL TO REGISTER AT A PRORATED PRICE UNTIL 7/16/19

TUESDAY NIGHTS
DATES: 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/1 (6 WEEKS)
TIMES: 6:00PM-9:00PM
INSTRUCTOR: MARY LEATHER
AGE: ADULT
PRORATED PRICE: $240.00 (this class is alrEady in session)

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

This 6 week set of classes, "All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery" is great for beginners or for an experienced potter who wants to get their groove on.  Hands on learning opportunity of the basics of throwing, shaping and trimming pots on the wheel. High fire glaze techniques will also be used to have a start to finish experience… click here for more info


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All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery

SUMMER SESSION C

WEDNESDAY NIGHTS
DATES: 7/31/2019 8/7/19 8/14/19 8/21/19 8/28/19 9/4/19
TIMES: 6:00PM-9:00PM
INSTRUCTOR: JOANNE TRASKIEWICZ
LEVEL: BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED
AGE: ADULT

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

This 6 week set of classes, "All Level Wheel-thrown Pottery" is great for beginners or for an experienced potter who wants to get their groove on. Hands on learning opportunity of the basics of throwing, shaping and trimming pots on the wheel. High fire glaze techniques will also be used to have a start to finish experience... click here for more info


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Sculptural/Hand-Building Functional Art

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INSTRUCTOR: JILLIAN MANNO
SKILL LEVEL: ALL LEVELS
AGE: ADULT

CLASS DESCRIPTION:

This 6-week hand-built pottery class will focus on building with clay, using different techniques to create functional, decorative works of art that are hand-built off the wheel. Whether you are a beginner learning fundamental slab construction, or a more experienced potter and want to hone your skills, this adult class will will be interactive with suggested projects and opportunities to work independently.

 
 
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