Exploring Pattern and Vibrancy

This course will walk through the fundamentals of hand building, including slab, coil and pinching techniques. We will combine the use of multiple processes to develop complexity in both form and surface. The objects we generate will function as canvases, becoming a surface to embellish with pattern, color and imagery.

Instructor: Mike Roche
Mike Roche is a ceramics artist originally from the Greater Boston area of Massachusetts. During his freshman year at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, he took his first course in ceramic hand-building and fell deeply in love with the mediums endless possibilities. Being able to create three dimensional forms and then apply his painterly sensibilities to those forms was an irresistible and welcomed challenge for him. In 2008, Roche... Learn More »
Age range: 
Adult
Duration: 
10 Weeks
Day/time: 
Mondays, 7:00 – 9:30pm
Dates: 
September 23, 2019
September 30, 2019
October 7, 2019
October 21, 2019
October 28, 2019
November 4, 2019
November 18, 2019
November 25, 2019
December 2, 2019
December 9, 2019
Location: 
Room 104
Cost: 
$400
Materials fees: 
$80