About this Event
Make hand-built decorative wind chimes
Hand build wind chimes sections by slab-rolling, coiling, and/or pinching, and molding.
Cost: One time fee of $5.00 must be paid via Paypal 4 days before class begins or you will be dropped from the class. Payments cover the cost of the materials and must be made to [email protected]
In this class you will:
Design your wind chimes (30 minutes)
Create your pieces (1 hour 15 minutes)
Shape (square, circle, triangle, avant garde)
Texture (Smooth, none, etc)
Theme (modern, woods, sea, plain, bells, feathers, etc)
Slab roll/mold/pinch the:
Wind chime suspension platform
Noise making pieces
Strategically place holes in the platform and noise making pieces
Prepare for firing
Important information on glazing! ** You will be responsible for glazing your wind chimes set**
Please take Glazing 103 if you have not already done so.
Sign up for Hand building: Wind Chimes (Part 2) on May 31st.
Special Considerations and Warnings
Please arrive on time and be sure to wear clothes that you won’t mind getting dirty.
By signing up for this class, you are consenting to being photographed and/or videoed. Any footage or photos obtained during the class may be used for advertising and promotional purposes to support DMS Makerspace - Ceramics.
****Lastly, please remember that when you glaze your pieces with DMS Ceramic glazes, drop $1-$5 in the donation box. Glazing requires many coats and it is a very expensive part of ceramics. We depend on and trust that our members will donate to the glaze fund so that DMS Ceramics can continue to offer a wide variety of glazes.