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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



 


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

Throwing. For all



To celebrate the new year we offer again a four days marathon for all those suffering throwing abstinence !  A “non stop round the clock” practise on the wheel with unlimited clay and loads of enthusiasm! Defining techniques, pulling and pushing, altering, cutting and adding. Round pots, oval pots, square pots. Handles, spouts, wings and horns all with plenty of Chianti to keep warm from the January cold.

Programme
January 2:        Arrival between 1 and 3 pm. Start                          workshop in the afternoon
January 3 – 5:  Full day workshop
January 6:        Finish workshop by 12:30.


Cost: 550
The workshop fee includes:

  • tuition (class is 6/7 hours per day with 12 hours studio time)
  • materials and firings
  • lodging in double room with shared bathroom facilities; single room on request at extra cost of € 100
  • shared cooking facilities
  • welcome dinner
  • welcome breakfast
  • a freshly prepared Tuscan lunch with wine on the working days
Ask for a detailed programme at info@lameridiana.fi.it





La MeridianaPietro Elia Maddalena studied ceramics at the West Surrey College of Art & Design in England. After two more years of work at Dartington Workshop, he returned to Italy where in 1980 he established a studio in Certaldo, near Florence. Pietro is the founder and director of the International School of Ceramics LA MERIDIANA located in Tuscany, Italy. Also instructor and maker he says of himself : “ I am totally and continuously interested in the process of making. I see the craft object as a projection of the human spirit and the culture in which it was nurtured. In elaborating concept, material and process, my ultimate goal is the expression of beauty through sophisticated and sensual forms”.
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Loc. Bagnano, 135 - 50052 Certaldo (Italy) - Telefono: +39 377 2709500 - Fax: +39 055 7472458 - info@lameridiana.fi.it