Adult Workshops

FREE Obvara Raku Workshop – Members Only

Instructor: Brittany Sinnema- “Jack”son
Make day Saturday, July 21 6-8 pm
Firing day Saturday, July 28 5-8pm

FREE to Members Only | Become a Member Here

During this workshop we spend the first week creating and then firing on the second. The projects are open to jewelry, platters, wheel thrown work, or whatever you’d like! The Obvara Raku does the surface decorating for you!

Traditional Raku Workshop (3 Weeks)

Instructor: Brittany Sinnema-“Jack”son

Thursdays Aug 9th-23rd

6-8 from the 9th&16th

4-8 on the 23rd (Firing day)

$90 Members | $115 Non-Members

There’s something about that iridescent and crackle look of Raku that mixes industrial and earth elements all into one piece. This decorative firing style started in Japan and was quickly Americanize and adapted. Even if you’ve never touched clay before you will be walked through the adventurous process step by step. If you are experienced your instructor will be there to give advice when needed, otherwise the platform is open style!

Horse Hair Raku Workshop (3 Weeks)

Instructor: Brittany Sinnema-“Jack”son

Tuesdays Aug 7th-21st

6-8 for the 7th & 14th

4-8 on the 21st (firing day)

$90 Members | $115 Non-Members

There’s nothing more fun than watching lightening crack across the sky and that’s what this form of Raku reminds me of. We will be firing our hand thrown or hand built forms and decorating them with horse hair leaving behind gorgeous organic filament lines behind. This workshop is for all levels. All materials will be provided.

Fused Glass for Teens

Instructor: Bea North

Thursdays, August 2, 9, 16 from 3:00-5:30.

Cost: $65 Members/ $90 Non-Members

Students ages 12-18 will elarn to cut and assemble glass to make a variety of projects. We will start with a simple sun catcher design and then creat a garden sculpture, and a decorative panel. We will use creativity and color theory to experiment with tacking glass to create different color effects. Accessory glass such as stringers and nuggets will be used to add detail and dimension to the projects.

 

Ceramics 2.0 | Tuesday Mornings | July (3 Weeks)

Drawing and Doodles.

Instructor: Brittany Sinnema- “Jack”son 
Tuesdays 11-1pm | July 17 – July 31 | $60 | $10 materials fee

This patch is here to help fix that dreaded feeling you have when you finally get throwing or hand building figured out and then have to wait 3 weeks for another 6 week class. Wait no more! This option allows for you to continue with guided instruction on projects you want to work on after your 6 week class.  Please select either the Morning sesssion (11am -1pm)or the Evening session (6-8pm.)

Ceramics 2.0 | Tuesday Evening | ( 3 weeks)

Ceramics 2.0 – Tuesday Evening
Instructor: Brittany Sinnema- “Jack”son
Tuesdays 6-8pm, July 17th-July31

$60 | $10 materials fee
This patch is here to help fix that dreaded feeling you have when you finally get throwing or hand building figured out and then have to wait 3 weeks for another 6 week class. Wait no more! This option allows for you to continue with guided instruction on projects you want to work on after your 6 week class.

Babies “Love” Foot/Hand Platter

Instructor: Brittany Sinnema-“Jack”son

By appointment. | brittany@mansfieldartcenter.org

Have you just had a baby? Why not memorialize their foot and/or hand prints to help remember just how small your little miracles were? We can even personalize with names, dates, times, and weights. All glazes are completely safe and washable.

Mansfield Art Center

Mansfield Art Center
700 Marion Avenue
Mansfield, Ohio 44906

Hours:
Tuesday - Sunday 11am - 5pm