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Raku Firing 101

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/18/2020, Ends 04/25/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 04/16/2020

2 Saturdays, 10:00 AM-02:00 PM

Room 104

Instructor: Kim Eggleston-Kraus

The Canton Museum of Art has a new Raku Kiln courtesy of the Canton Ceramics Artists Guild! Learn the fundamentals of Raku firing which is a different firing technique than that of a regular kiln. This process is done outdoors, using a gas kiln. This exciting firing technique involves pulling red hot ceramic ware out of a kiln and placing the ware into a container with combustible materials. During this two-step workshop, students will discuss the process and create their clay pieces on day one and then fire on day two. Students may make and fire up to 3 works. Some clay experience preferred but not required.

*Cost includes all supplies
*Meeting times are 10:00am-2:00pm on 4/18/2020 and 10:00am-5:00pm on 4/25/2020
*Inclement weather makeup day scheduled for May 9th

Cost: $145.00 per person (Cost for Members: $116.00)

 

Art For Health & Healing - Finding Mindfulness Through the Art of Alcohol Ink Collage

All Skill Levels

Begins 04/23/2020, Ends 04/23/2020 - Register

*deadline to register: 04/21/2020

1 Thursday, 06:00 PM-08:00 PM

Room 103

Instructor: Amy Hope

In conjunction with the Art for Health & Healing Program, the Canton Museum of Art welcomes you to a special mindfulness art series that focuses on slowing down, relieving stress, and learning to use creativity to increase awareness of self and be present in the moment. Join our registered art therapist, Amy Hope, as she directs you through building upon your understanding from the first alcohol ink workshop (preferred but not required). Learn how to paint by only using your breath while painting with alcohol inks using yupo paper, then create a unique piece of art by collaging your pieces. Find mindfulness through the power of art.

*Cost includes all supplies

Cost: $28.00 per person (Cost for Members: $22.00)