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11
May
2021

Resident Artist Series: Horsehair

May 11, 2021 10:00 am - May 20, 2021 12:00 pm
Instructor(s): Frank Vickery
$185.00

The May installment of our Resident Artist Series will focus on working with horsehair.  The class meets May 11th, 13th, 18th, and 20th

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

12
May
2021

Youth Pottery: Face Jugs (AM Session)

May 12, 2021 10:00 am - May 26, 2021 11:30 am
Instructor(s):
$120.00

The May installment of our Youth Pottery Workshop series will focus on using hand building techniques to create a face jug. This workshop meets for a total of three (3) morning sessions from 10 - 11:30am on May 12th, 19th, and 26th.

Mornings don't fit your schedule? Check out the afternoon sessions instead.

12
May
2021

Youth Pottery: Face Jugs (PM Session)

May 12, 2021 3:30 pm - May 26, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s):
$120.00

The May installment of our Youth Pottery Workshop series will focus on using hand building techniques to create a face jug. This workshop meets for a total of three (3) afternoon sessions from 3:30 - 5:00pm on May 12th, 19th, and 26th.

Afternoons don't fit your schedule? Check out the afternoon sessions instead.

14
May
2021

Animal Sculpture

May 14, 2021 10:00 am - May 16, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Christine Kosiba
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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A three-day intensive, hands-on workshop for participants to sculpt an animal of their choice utilizing basic hand building techniques.

19
Jun
2021

Three Potters Symposium

June 19, 2021 10:00 am -4:00 am
Instructor(s): Matt Schiemann, Takuro Shibata, Hitomi Shibata
$60 (Members); $110 (Non-Members)

The Bascom welcomes Matt Schiemann, Takuro Shibata, and Hitomi Shibata for our 11th annual Three Potters Symposium.

25
Jun
2021

The Masks We Wear

June 25, 2021 10:00 am - June 27, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Kelly Thiel
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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Historically, masks have been used in theatre for centuries for plays and special performances. The Covid-19 global pandemic then required us to wear a different type of mask daily, and many people became comfortable hiding behind their masks. Let’s get back to the more fun and dramatic types of masks used in plays and performances, and create some alter egos!

09
Jul
2021

Wall Sculptures & Installations

July 9, 2021 10:00 am - July 11, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Barry Gregg
$400 (Members); $450 (Non-Members)

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Participants in this 3-day, hands-on workshop will learn about and create sculptural forms with function for individual wall pieces or installations.

20
Aug
2021

Integrating Form and Pattern

August 20, 2021 10:00 am - August 22, 2021 5:00 pm
Instructor(s): Kate Waltman
$400 (Members) / $450 (Non-Members)

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This 3 day workshop includes making pots, developing patterns, and getting those patterns onto the pots. The class will discuss how to approach a pot for decoration and what surface techniques will yield the results they desire. Students will develop their own surface patterns and learn how to carve these patterns into their work.

08
Sep
2021

Youth Pottery: Bowls, Bowls, Bowls (AM Session)

September 8, 2021 10:00 am - September 22, 2021 11:30 am
Instructor(s):
$120.00

The September installment invites our younger artists to help us fight hunger as part of our Empty Bowls project. Learn to throw bowls, have fun, and do it all for a good cause! This workshop meets for a total of three (3) morning sessions from 10 - 11:30am on September 8th, 15th, and 22nd.

Mornings don't fit your schedule? Check out the afternoon sessions instead.

08
Sep
2021

The Art of Abstract

September 8, 2021 10:00 am - September 10, 2021 4:00 pm
Instructor(s): Les Newman
$450 (Members); $500 (Non-Members)

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This three-day workshop is designed for the new and or experienced Abstract Artist working with acrylic painting materials. Open to those who are familiar with acrylics and have a basic understanding of color or want to experiment with new ways of using these or those who are stuck in a slump.

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