Archive | December 2018

Jane Kelsey-Mapel FIGURATIVE CLAY SCULPTURE WORKSHOP at Marjon Ceramics Saturday, January 19, 2019 9:00am to 4:00pm

In this hands-on workshop, participants will stretch their imagination to create expressive sculptures and figurative vessels depicting realistic or whimsical people and animals. Jane will discuss basic anatomy and proportions and will demonstrate slab building and modeling sculpture techniques.

 Tools to bring:  Basic pottery tools plus small wood modeling tools about 1/4” wide, rolling pin, serrated flexible metal rib, small knife, fork, small acrylic paint brush for smoothing, images as references if desired. Marjons has a well equipped classroom with banding wheels, water buckets, extruders and slab roller.

There will be a lunch break so bring snacks and beverages.

Where: Marjon Ceramics, 3434 W Earll, Phx. 85017.         

Registration: call 602-272-6585. For more details visit

                         Workshop fee 90.00

Optional:  Follow Up Workshop for Underglaze Decoration with Jane Kelsey-Mapel February 9th (additional fee)

at WHAM Community Center, Surprise, AZ

Registration:  call 623-584-8311 or