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September 29, 30th & October 1st

Charlie Riggs Raku, Naked Raku, and Saggar 3 day Workshop!

The techniques offered are:
Two types of Naked Raku
Fuming with Ferric Chloride
Horsehair raku--plain and with ferric chloride
Saggar Firing in a raku kiln
Mummy Saggar firing
Making and applying terra sigillata 

Throwing Demos:
Throwing for a smooth surface
Evenly thrown pots with focus on shaping the bottom of pots.
Throwing lids

Bring your bisqued pieces (preferably with terra sigillata) 

We will have some smaller pots for you to decorate.

Call 727-439-8522

Hand and Foot: A 2-Day Sculpture Workshop

with 2017 MUSE Award Winner Kyu Yamamoto
Call for Date
10am – 4pm (lunch on your own, 12:30-1:30pm)


Day 1
Practice making hands, with a focus on understanding bone and muscle structure, and movement.
We will work with a plaster cast model.

Day 2
Practice making feet, with a focus on understanding bone and muscle structure, and movement.
We will work with a plaster cast model.

 Required Supplies (participants provide own supplies)

Sculpture tools
Sketch book or drawing papere.



The Clay Center of St Petersburg

In this two day hands on workshop students will learn to add colored clays, slips, and textures to handbuilt pots that can be altered and finished on the wheel.  Colors and textures are introduced before the pot is fully  formed so there is a natural bond with the surface while the pot is being made.   CALL 727 - 439-8522 TO SCHEDULE

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March 3, 2018 EMPTY BOWLS

Event to help fund meals for the homeless!  


Join The Clay Center of St Petersburg for 2 two day workshops with  nationally recognized Mitch Lyons.  

January 13 - 14th Clay Printing 

February 3 -4th Colored Clay and The Broomstick Method

February 26th One Day Workshop 

Get those creative juices flowing with this two day workshop.  Learn how the layering of colored slips and textures upon a slab of clay will produce sophisticated clay monoprints..  This is a fun and creative way to create a print that will be passed down in your family for generations!  Workshop is $200.  Bring your lunch or eat in one of 30 eateries within 5 miles of our studio.  CALL 727-439-8522 to schedule.  


Charlie Riggs Raku Workshop.