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Instructors 2013

Brenda McMahon
Carol-Ann Michaelson
Donna Polseno
Ellen Shankin
Jan Edwards
Jayson Lawfer
John Colbeck
Ken Shipey
Laura Dufresne
Lisa Ehrich
Liz Quackenbush
Lori Acott
Luca Tripaldi
Mark Hewitt
Orietta Mengucci
Paula Smith
Pietro Maddalena
Richard Phethean
Susan Nemeth
Tom Radca



 


PROGRAMME    2013  - 32nd year !

01 Throwing marathon
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
January 2nd - 6th, 2013

Throw-a-ton for all those suffering throwing abstinence.
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10 Focusing on Form ... Making Personal Pots for Food
Jan Edwards - www.clayjan.com
March 3th - 16th, 2013

Designing and making pots that enhance the pleasure of preparing, serving and eating.
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13 Just Making better Pots in Tuscany
Richard Phethean - www.phethean.clara.net
March 30th - April 6th, 2013

A workshop to explore the warm and earthy qualities of slipware.
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15 Pushing Your Limits - A Tuscan Exploration
Carol-Ann Michaelson - www.carolannmichaelson.ca
April 7th - 20th, 2013

Making pots that speak about your personal creative vision.
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17 Spring throwing marathon
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
April 21st - 27th, 2013

One more ton of clay waiting to be centered!
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18 Raku: Forty-nine shades of grey
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
April 28th - May 4th, 2013

Exploring new directions and techniques with the use of fire and smoke painting.
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19 Clay, Food & Art History
Paula Smith - paulasmithceramics.com
Laura Dufresne - faculty.winthrop.edu/dufresnel
May 5th - 18th, 2013

Two weeks in Tuscany about Ceramics and Art History.
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21 Study abroad in Italy
Ken Shipley - www.shipleypottery.com
www.artapsu.com/tag/ceramics/
May 19th - June 1st, 2013

Study abroad in Italy. Earn college credits through Austin Peay State University of Tennessee while studying in Italy.

23 Sweetening the Pot
Mark Hewitt - www.hewittpottery.com
June 2nd - 15th, 2013

Refining your skills with a master, to make bigger and better pots.
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25 Sculptural Forms for the Garden
Donna Polseno - www.donnapolseno.com
Lisa Ehrich - www.lisaehrich.com
June 16th - 29th, 2013

Make outdoor pieces inspired by Tuscan traditions.
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27 Majolica
Liz Quackenbush - www.lizquackenbush.com
June 30th - July 13th, 2013

Colour and vigor for a contemporary approach to a traditional technique.
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29 Jewelry in Porcelain
Luca Tripaldi - www.giallocaino.com
July 14th - 20th, 2013

Sophisticated Jewellery with fine porcelain.
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30 Fresh like water colour: Metallic salts on porcelain
Luca Tripaldi - www.giallocaino.com
July 21st - 27th, 2013

Porcelain with metallic salt effects.
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31 The marvels of Agate Technique
Susan Nemeth - www.susannemeth.co.uk
July 28th - August 3rd, 2013

Press moulding and slab building for sensual objects with a satin like surface using coloured porcelain.
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32 Sculpture and surface
Orietta Mengucci - www.oriettamengucci.it
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
August 4th - 10th, 2013

The study of form in relation to surface and colour, leading to uniquely personal work.
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33 Paperclay with Porcelain
Luca Tripaldi - www.giallocaino.com
August 11th - 17th, 2013

Tips and tricks out of Lucas endlessly surprising bag of ideas.
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34 The Art of the Wheel
John Colbeck
August 18th - 31st, 2013

The opportunity for a significant improvement.
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36 Raku fired Sculpture with Paperclay
Lorri Acott - www.lorriacottfowler.com
September 1st - 7th, 2013

Discover new possibilities for subtle sculpture.
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37 Shape n' Shake in Tuscany
Ellen Shankin - www.ellenshankin.com
September 8th - 21st, 2013

Investigating forms and training skills with a master back for the 7th time!
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39 Soda Firing as a creative process
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
September 22nd - October 5th, 2013

Throwing and handbuilding. Intermediate and advanced
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41 The Yin & Yang Of Clay:
From Large & Loose to Polished & Poetic

Tom Radca and Brenda McMahon
www.tomradca.com - www.brendamcmahon.com
October 6th - 19th, 2013

Unconventional throwing techniques and distinctive approaches to saggar firing.
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43 Fall Throwing Marathon
Pietro Maddalena - www.pietro.net
October 20 – 26 2013

One more ton of clay to be centered!
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44 Glaze course
John Colbeck
October 27 – November 2 2013

Understanding Stoneware glazes: an empirical, practical approach.
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