Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Artist Profile, Lisa W.B. Walker

Lisa W. B. Walker is an Artist working in clay who lives in Westwood, Massachusetts. She creates wheel thrown or hand built functional ware to explore surface decoration in order to create one of a kind original work. Lisa received her Studio Art Degree from Skidmore College, continuing with additional classes at the Museum School of Fine Arts Boston and the Art Institute of Boston. She writes a weekly blog, “Food and Pottery”, participates in local arts related community service, and, shares her knowledge through workshops.

Lisa is teaching this class at the Dedham Community House

Half Day Thursday January 31, 2013 1:00 pm
Learn to make a bowl out of clay using the pinch technique. Add surface elements using the slip and score technique. While you wait for the clay to dry a bit, create a Valentine's Day card to take with you. Finish the bowl with nontoxic paint. The instructor will coat the bowl with a clear glaze and fire. Bowls can be picked up at the Dedham Square Artists Guild but not in time for Valentine's Day gifting. Ages first grade and up. 

Visit this Dedham Community House website to sign up for this class

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