May 20, 2018, 10 a.m. - May 27, 2018, 4 p.m.
May 20-27, 2018
Lodging fee: $210
Total Package: $690
Instructor: Michael Schael www.woodfirepots.com
Come for a week of wood firing in the Anagama kiln. Bring 50-75 bisque pots and take a few shifts stoking the kiln! Pieces MUST be made from a cone 10 clay body. When you are not at the kiln, feel free to throw pots in the studio, hike trails on our 550 acres of beautiful property, visit Governor Dodge State Park or visit local art gallerie...
May 27, 2018, 5 p.m. - June 1, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
May 27 - June 1, 2018
Lodging fee: $150
Total Package: $600
Instructor: Linda Christianson
This pottery making workshop will focus on our own personal curiosities and improving our individual skills. With daily demonstrations, unique exercises, discussions, and individual attention, we will make well crafted thoughtful pottery. Personalized skill, idea, and aesthetic development will be stressed. Pots that are dry will be bisque fired. All levels are welc...
May 30, 2018, 5 p.m. - June 1, 2018, 5 p.m.
May 30 - June 1 Begins 5:00pm on May 30
Lodging fee: $60
Total Package: $315
Instructor: Joe Cole
Join Joe Cole as he shares and demonstrates the use of the various handmade tools he has come to use on a daily basis at his own ceramic studio. After demonstrations and discussions, participants will be provided with equipment and materials to make their own unique pottery tools.
June 2, 2018, 8 a.m. - June 2, 2018, 6 p.m.
Please join us Saturday, June 2, on the Military Ridge Trail in Mt. Horeb. Check-in starts at the old train station. You must register in advance and have pledges in order to receive a Bike-A-Thon t-shirt. Budget Bicycle will be available for minor tune-ups until 10am at no cost. Prizes are available for those who raise $250, $500, $750 or more! Proceeds go towards Bethel Horizons’ nature and adventure programs. These funds help make our programs possible and affordable for schools, churches,...
June 3, 2018, 10 a.m. - June 9, 2018, 4 p.m.
(Intermediate level, 18+)
June 3 - 9, 2018
Lodging fee: $180
Total Package: $670
Joe Cole -visiting artist
Join Guillermo and Ric for an exciting week of wood firing and making pots. We will glaze, load, and fire early in the week, followed by a busy week of demos and individual one-on-one help. This is an opportunity to work with each instructor and gain two different approaches to wheel throwing techniques. ...
June 10, 2018, 10 a.m. - June 14, 2018, 4 p.m.
June 10 - 14, 2018
Lodging fee: $120
Total Package: $500
Join Robert Pillers, the Potters for Peace Nicaraguan Director, and a few wood fire potters from Nicaragua for a mid-fire, kiln-building workshop. Come build a 'Mani kiln" used throughout Central America to wood fire tumble-stacked, mid-range (cone 6) pottery. The kiln can be built in about 3 days and will be ready to fire at the end of the workshop! Bring your own bisque-fired pieces to fire in the kil...
June 10, 2018, 4 p.m. - June 15, 2018, noon
June 17, 2018, 4 p.m. - June 22, 2018, noon
June 22, 2018, 10 a.m. - June 24, 2018, 3 p.m.
June 22 - 24, 2018, 10:00am Friday - 3:00 Sunday
Lodging fee: $60
Total Package: $325
Instructor: Jennifer Mally
Come for 3 days of printmaking! Relief-carve a design in a soft rubber mat and use it to print a series of pictures or cards. Next, experiment with creating mono-prints, spreading color on plastic sheets and then sending it through a etching press to print the image on paper. The final project will be creating a collagraph. Build up a relief design m...