Intensive 30-hour summer camp for artistic youth with Jesse Smith.
This camp will differentiate hand-building and wheel throwing instruction based on the students' prior knowledge and experience. Students will learn basic hand-building and wheel throwing skills. Students will learn how to sketch ideas for projects and then build them.
The basics of shading and drawing will be demonstrated and taught in order to promote the creative process and planning necessary to create simple and complex pieces out of clay.
Students DO NOT need any prior experience for this class. The class is geared to ages 14-18 with all ages welcome to enroll.
Instructor: Jesse Smith, Austin High School art teacher
Mon-Fri June 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 - 8 am to 2 pm each day.
Fri June 22 - 8 am to 2 p.m. Glazing Day
Students will be able to pick up clay pieces the following week.