Convention 2013 – Hands On Class
Thursday, July 11 and Friday, July 12
at Red Wing High School
Sign up for an exclusive Red Wing Collectors Society members-only hands-on pottery class with local potter Richard Spiller that will be held at Red Wing High School.
Each participant will be provided with blank jug. Each person will glaze, decorate and personalize their jug using provided clay. The piece will then be fired in the Anderson Center’s gas kiln, to a stone ware temperature of 2350 °F, and shipped to the participant after Convention.
Thursday, July 11
10:00 – 12:00 Session 1
1:00 – 3:00 Session 2
3:00 – 5:00 Session 3
Friday, July 12
8:00 – 10:00 Session 4
10:00 – 12:00 Session 5
1:00 – 3:00 Session 6
Cost includes: session time, piece and shipping
Register: RWCS Business Office
There is room for 3-5 members at each session and slots will be filled on a first come first served basis.
About the Potters
Aba Luostarinen, 27, lives in Hämeenlinna, Finland and is a student at HAMK University of Applied Sciences. Luostarinen is finishing her studies as a glass and ceramic designer. Her interest and experience is in using ecological materials in ceramics. And, like Spiller, she’s also interested in wood and gas firing kilns. More of her work can be seen on her website: http://abaluostarinen.fi.