January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
9am - 12pm
Wednesday Clay is an exciting session that is designed to expose students to both wheel throwing and handbuilding techniques based around pottery making. Demonstrations will vary between handbuilding and wheel throwing depending on class dynamic and interest. All classes include two free open-studio days between Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm.
Christopher Watt recently completed his Master of Fine Arts degree at Utah State University in Logan, Utah. Prior to his graduate degree, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University in Halifax, Canada and a three-year diploma in Art, Craft and Design from Kootenay School of the Arts at Selkirk College in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada.Structured within a practice-based discipline, Christopher’s work involves the procedures of wheel-thrown ceramics, atmospheric-firing conditions and locally sourced glazes. Selected accolades include the 2018 Graduate Student Instructor of the Year Award from the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University. Artist residencies at the Centre for Ceramics Berlin (Germany) and the Banff Centre for the Arts (Canada).