Wednesday Slabs & Surfaces: Spring 2018

Wednesday Slabs & Surfaces: Spring 2018


Instructor: Sharon Bartmann

Wednesday Evenings, April 4 - May 9, 6 weeks, 6 pm - 9 pm.

In this 6 week class we will explore the world of slab building using templates, darting and simple forms. We will also explore bringing these surfaces to life using textures, sgraffito, transfer techniques and playing with silk screens.

The class is open to all levels.

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About Sharon: Sharon Bartmann received her BA from Temple University. Sharon has worked as the Art Director for The Philadelphia Zoo and Ad Dimensions. She also started her own design business, Art ‘n Soul, and exhibits her ceramic work in juried shows and local galleries. She has won Gold and Silver awards from The Philadelphia’s Art Director’s Club and a national award from the Bureau of Tourism. 

Class Policies and Information:

All glazes and firings are included in class tuition.

Clay ($25 for 25 pounds) and beginner tool kit ($10) are available for purchase at first class.

All classes take place at 711B South 50th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19143. Students will be contacted via email and phone by 2 pm of the class day if classes are cancelled due to weather or teacher illness. In the case of a cancelled class, a make up class will be tacked on to the end of the session.

Currently enrolled students can attend Weekend Open Studios at BHCS from 10 am to 4 pm each Saturday and/or Sunday. The first open studio is free and included in the cost of tuition, each additional open studio is available for a cost of $15 per day. 

Prorated tuition is not permitted in the case of missed classes. 

BHCS reserves the right to cancel class if there is insufficient enrollment. In the case of a cancelled class, a full refund will be issued.