JULY 9th - 10th - LYNN PETERS
SURFACE DECORATION FOR LOW-FIRE CERAMICS
During her Visiting Artist Residency at Red Star Studios, Peters’ will present a workshop based on topics introduced in her book, Surface Decoration for Low-Fire Ceramics. Bring your own low-fire bisqueware on Day 1 and Peters will demonstrate a variety of techniques to achieve painterly results. The work will be fired so participants can share their results the following day. The session concludes with a visual journaling exercise that will inspire ideas for future projects. Day 2 begins with studio time to create a representational sculpture based on photographic images and the previous day’s journaling. Later in the day, Peters will demonstrate post-firing surface techniques as well as the use of mixed media to realize aesthetic and conceptual ideas.