Wheelie Wednesdays: Wheel Throwing

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Marla Benton
Wednesdays, January 13, 2021 – March 3, 2021
9:00am – 1:00pm

Throwing clay! What could be more fun on a Wednesday morning! We will be using the potter’s wheel in this class with a focus on basic shapes and techniques. We will break down the steps to throwing to help each participant to be successful and progress through the session. Discussions & demonstrations will help lead the way through the weeks.

Please Note: This class consists of 7 full working sessions with a pick up day on the 8th week (March 3, 9:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.). 

Students should bring:

  • Apron
  • Hand towel

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Registrations for this workshop are now closed.

Marla Benton

Marla Benton is a clay artist and educator. Through all her experiences, Marla has been exposed to many different materials. She found that clay was a perfect fit for her. From functional to sculptural, to installation art, her work encourages a personal connection through text and interactive hands-on elements.

She earned her education through the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, the Ontario College of Art and Design (B.F.A.) and Nipissing University (B.Ed.).

Marla has over 18 years of teaching experience. While teaching, she continues her own studio work in Mahone Bay on the South Shore of Nova Scotia.

To see some of her work, please check out her website and Instagram page:

www.marlabenton.com

www.instagram.com/marla.benton

Bookings

Registrations for this workshop are now closed.