Ceramics

All classes held in the Art School Ceramics Studio.

Tuition does not include clay. Students must purchase all clay from the Art School. Students enrolled in a ceramics class may use the studio during posted Open Studio hours.

  • Raku • 151A77

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Tue 6-9pm / Jan 20-April 28  No class March 17 Work with hand-built and wheel-thrown stoneware as you learn about raku, kiln use, glazing, resist application, and other low-fire methods such as “popcorn” and horsehair firing. Too...

    Joel Park  
    Jan. 20-Apr. 28
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    Tue 6–9pm Past_exhib_jpark_01_web
  • Ceramic Expression • 151A72

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Wed 6-9pm / Jan 21-April 29  No class March 18  Hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques will be demonstrated with an emphasis on exploring the versatility of the wheel. Instruction will be presented on selecting clay bodies, glaze a...

    Jon Vongvichai  
    Jan. 21-Apr. 29
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    Wed 6–9pm Past_exhib_class_full
  • Creative Clay • 151A78

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Thu 6-9pm / Jan 22- April 30  No class March 19 Learn beginning and intermediate clay-handling techniques. Slab, coiled, and wheel-thrown forms are explored. Individual projects are encouraged. Course includes discussions on high-fire glazes...

    Cynthia Tesoro  
    Jan. 22-Apr. 30
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    Thu 6–9pm Past_exhib_ctesoro_01_web
  • Ceramic Expression • 151A71

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Tue 9am-noon / Jan 20-April 28  No class March 17  Hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques will be demonstrated with an emphasis on exploring the versatility of the wheel. Instruction will be presented on selecting clay bodies, glaz...

    Jon Vongvichai  
    Jan. 20-Apr. 28
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    Tue 9am–noon Past_exhib_class_full
  • Pinch Pot Pandamonium • 151W76

    Workshop / 3 sessions / $175 / Ceramics Lab / Sat-Sun 10am-4pm / April 18-19 / Sun 10am-noon / May 3 How did the panda get its signature black-and-white markings? Inspired by a Chinese folk tale, build a small stoneware pinch pot sculpture using basic handbuilding techniques and tools. Clay...

    Rochelle Lum  
    Apr. 18-May. 3
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    Sat & Sun 10am-4pm Past_exhib_clasess_coming_04
  • Ceramics: Wheel-Throwing • 151A74

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Fri 6-9pm / Jan 23-May 1  No class Mar 20   Develop basic wheel-throwing skills to create bowls, mugs, plates, bottles, and vases with one of Hawai‘i’s premier ceramic artists. Join multiple wheel-thrown pieces to create fun...

    Daven Hee  
    Jan. 23-May. 1
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  • Ceramics • 151A73

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Mon 6-9pm / Jan 26-May 4 No class March 16 Students learn hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Course includes discussion on clay bodies, glaze application, and kiln operation.  ARTWORK BY INSTRUCTOR / SHIGERU MIYAMOTO

    Shigeru Miyamoto  
    Jan. 26-May. 4
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    Mon 6–9pm Past_exhib_smiyamoto_01_466x300
  • Ken’s Kilns Workshop • 151W75

    Workshop / 1 session / $40 / Ceramics Lab / Sun 10am-3pm / April 12 Discussion and demonstration on how to build a raku kiln, including: fabricating the drum (wire cage, trash can or oil drum), installing ceramic fiber, info about burners and making raku tools. Ken will also discuss other t...

    Ken Kang  
    Apr. 12-Apr. 12
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    Sun 10am-3pm Past_exhib_clasess_coming_01
  • Hand Building • 151A70

    Class / 14 sessions / $275 / Ceramics Lab / Thu 9am-noon / Jan 22- April 30 No class March 19 Explore hand building with paper-clay. Learn the basics of building and combining hollow forms to create creatures or warriors, the use of cone 6 under-glazes, and low fire accents. Mixed-media ad...

    Joey Chiarello  
    Jan. 22-Apr. 30
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    Thu 9am–noon Past_exhib_151_jchiarello
  • Cherub Busts • 151W79

    Workshop / 2 sessions / $175  / Ceramics Lab / Sat-Sun 9am-4pm / March 21-22 Emphasis is on wet clay construction: building small detailed heads, complete with porcelain teeth and eyeballs, wings and final assembly. Includes information about finishing the work independently. Students ...

    Esther Shimazu  
    Mar. 21-Mar. 22
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    Sat-Sun 9am-4pm Past_exhib_eshimazu_01_web