Spring Workshop with Julie Wiggins
Coastal Carolina Clay Guild Presents
A Two Day Hands On Workshop
With Julie Wiggins
Artist Presentation: March 1, 6:00pm-7:00pm
(Presentation is Open to the Public, Julie’s wares will be available for purchasing)
Workshop: March 2, 10 am - 4:00pm
Workshop: March 3, 10:00 am - 3:00pm
Location: Orange Street Pottery, Corner of 2nd and Orange Street
Each piece is either wheel thrown or hand built using porcelain. Pots are fired to 2300 degrees in an electric kiln using transparent glazes. Mishima, and hand drawn inlay techniques are used for surface decoration, and contrasting slip colors are added to each piece
Julie Wiggins is a full time studio potter living and working in Charlotte, North Carolina. She graduated from East Carolina University in 2001 with a BFA in Ceramics. In 2005, she received an honorary degree from the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute in China, where she focused her studies on traditional Eastern techniques. Her work has been shown in galleries across the country, including AKAR Gallery, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Crimson Laurel Gallery, and Lark & Key. Julie’s work has been featured at the American Craft Council and is part of the permanent collection at the Mint Museum of Craft + Design, as well as several national conferences and exhibitions, including NCECA. Julie has over a decade of experience as an educator and will be one of the presenters at the Functional Ceramics Workshop in 2016.
Fee: $125.00 and is limited to 12 participants.