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November pottery class excels

The November Handmade Pottery class was an overwhelming success. Students made three large and impressive projects; a platter with appliqued embellishments of birds, fish, flowers or geckos; a luminaria with pattern designs and appliques and a traditional Japanese-style bottle or vase. All projects were glazed with a variety of beautiful colors. Examples of class projects…

Pottery Club sponsored abstract painting master class

The November Non-Objective Abstract Acrylic Painting class made up for its small size by creating masterpieces! This class, intended for people of all levels of experience, including beginners who may only count painting a bedroom wall to their credit, produced some of the most beautiful and brilliant abstract paintings seen in PebbleCreek in a long…

Pottery Club’s featured artist

Jeff Wilson So, you think you don’t have artistic talent or don’t think pottery is for guys. Well, neither did Gordon Cooper, the pottery club’s featured artist for November. A chance introduction to hand building with clay has turned out to be just the opportunity Gordon needed to reveal the inner sculptor lurking within. There…

Handmade pottery class

Jeff Wilson Participants in the September Handmade Pottery class showed amazing creativity in the projects they made including a large appliqued platter, a decorative Japanese-style bottle vase and beautiful “scrap” pots. All PC residents are invited to see examples of projects made in this class on view in the display case outside the Gecko Room…

Non-Objective Abstract Painting class notice

Jeff Wilson The September Non-Objective Abstract Painting class, sponsored by the Pottery/Sculpture Club, provided an opportunity for participants, some with no drawing or painting experience, to explore a different kind of painting in an encouraging and supportive environment. Unlike traditional painting classes, the subject matter for n-o abstract painting is simply shapes, lines and color.…

For the Birds, a Pottery/Sculpture Club sponsored

Jeff Wilson For the Birds, a Pottery/Sculpture Club sponsored class taught by Ane Aune, was once again a huge success! Ane taught this class on Sundays to accommodate football widows and those who have little or no time available during the week. Everyone made two unique, colorful and imaginative bird sculptures. Ane will be teaching…