Spend two weeks in the studio sculpting clay and learning to throw on the potters wheel! Students will learn fundamental handbuilding techniques, surface treatments, and glazing effects. On the wheel, students will create thrown plates, cups, bowls, and vases. Projects will be created from white stoneware. No clay experience needed.
About the Director
Renee Malowitz joined the Worcester Academy faculty in 2014. At WA she teaches visual arts and runs the after school art program. She is a teaching artist who has taught children of all ages throughout Central Massachusetts. For the past 15 years her teaching venues have been as varied as: summer camps, Mass Cultural Council Grant workshops and independent schools. She holds a diploma from The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and has studied at Worcester Art Museum and the Worcester Center for Crafts. Her classes are fun, fast paced and challenging, she teaches a variety of techniques and draws from art history to inspire children.
July 22nd - August 2nd
Boys and Girls Age 9 - 16 Limit: 16 campers per session
Monday - Friday: 8:45 am - 3:30 pm
Extended Day offered: 7:30 am - 9:00 am & 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm (Additional Fee)