Ceramics 1 A/B

Ceramics 1 A/B

Students learn basic hand-building techniques and glazing processes. Included are the composition and general characteristics of clay bodies, safe studio practices, craftsmanship, and surveys of significant styles in pottery and ceramic sculpture. An introduction to the wheel may be presented. Ceramics 1 B focuses on sculptural processes using a variety of materials and techniques. Writing and thinking skills are reinforced through journal writing.