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Clay Camp: Explore Handbuilding Clay Techniques Using Air Dry Clay

Artists will meet once a week for four weeks and explore a variety of handbuilding clay techniques such as: coil rolling, slab, pinch, score and slip. Using these techniques, artists will create 3 unique sculptures by the end of class!
LINDSAY MOYNIHAN
41 total reviews for this teacher
4 reviews for this class
Completed by 17 learners
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Class
60 minutes
per class
Once per week
over 4 weeks
9-12
year olds
4-10
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Artists will be introduced to the following clay hand building techniques: slab, coil, pinch, score and slip. Artists will also learn about the elements and principles of design and how they pertain to sculpture, specifically form, shape, texture and color.
I have both a bachelors and masters degree in art education as well as my teaching certification. I have been teaching art for over 13 years! In addition to teaching, I am also a practicing artist. My mediums include: painting, drawing, wood burned and copper enamel jewelry, sculpting and printmaking.
Every artist works at a different pace. If artists are not finished with a certain part of their sculpture by the end of our scheduled time, they will need to finish outside of class in order to be prepared for the next scheduled meeting. Artists should never feel rushed during class but must understand they will need to complete the target goal for that day before the start of the next session. 
Air Dry Clay: I suggest Crayola Air Dry Clay 5lb or 2.5lb bucket in white: https://www.michaels.com/crayola-air-dry-clay-white/10446567.html?cm_mmc=PLASearch-_-google-_-MICH_Shopping_US_N_Kids_N_Smart_BOPIS_N-_-&Kenshoo_ida=&kpid=go_cmp-9638984798_adg-99988418355_ad-425991104288_pla-910866647246_dev-c_ext-_prd-10446567&gclid=Cj0KCQjwrIf3BRD1ARIsAMuugNvipy1gq4RSex7rE1C7xERwPu7yO8An5l3EQOwbi3iQunY3aRwH9FMaAlQrEALw_wcB Bowl of water Small rolling pin for rolling slabs of clay Towel or mat to protect work area Tools for creating texture and scoring clay: wooden skewers, popsicle sticks, butter knives and forks work well Paper towel and plastic bag for wrapping up unfinished sculptures Variety of acrylic paint colors: black, white, magenta, yellow and blue are the most useful. Feel free to have some fun with metallic or neon colors as well! Paint will not be needed until the 4th and final day. I would also suggest something to seal the finished project with. Either clear acrylic spray paint, varnish, mod podge, something clear that will protect and prevent paint from chipping later on.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Artists will receive formative feedback throughout the class. I will consistently check in to make sure everyone is understanding and feeling successful. 
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.

Teacher

LINDSAY MOYNIHANK-12 Visual Art
41 total reviews
25 completed classes

About Me

Hello Artists! 
I'm Ms. Moynihan and I've been teaching K-12 art in public schools for 13 years! I have a bachelors and masters degree in art education as well as my teaching certification.  I teach and have experience with a variety of media... 
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