Beginning Wheel Throwing (Tue)ENROLL NOW
Learn to center, open and compress clay, and throw small cylinders on the potter’s wheel. Trimming, finishing, adding handles, feet and spouts make pieces ready to glaze and fire.
Purchase clay at first class by cash or check - $20 (checks payable to Florida Clay Art). Bring an old towel.
Vince has more than 50 years of experience as a professional potter and arts educator. He received his Masters of Fine Arts in Ceramics from Southern Illinois University and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. He joined Crealde´ in the 1970s and became the Manager of Ceramics. Vince’s whimsical creations have been exhibited throughout the United States, and are held in numerous private and public collections, including the Pine Castle Folk Art Center, SunTrust Bank, Orange County Public Library, and the City of Orlando.
He is a four-time recipient of the United Arts of Central Florida Individual Artist Recognition Award. He received an Honorable Mention from the State of Florida in 2000 for the Florida Individual Artist Fellowship Program.