South Pomfret, Vermont
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The Art of Lettering on Clay

Learn how to decorate your pottery with beautiful hand lettering.

Decorating and writing on ceramics is a special way to personalize pottery. This class is a unique opportunity to learn how to add lettering to your bisc work. Jessica will teach you techniques for spacing, form, and shape. Practice on newsprint with pigment will begin to give you the feel for moving your brush through the desired strokes. Jessica will discuss materials and brushes and guide you through a finished project on a provided small plate. The class fee includes small pieces to work on plus one visit to clay Open Studio in order to finish glazing two weeks after this class. There will be an additional cost for brushes. Please call or check the website for more information.

Jessica King is a Vermont native who has always loved nature and art. Right after high school she began working part time at Miranda Thomas Pottery and that became a full time apprenticeship shortly thereafter. Jess has been a potter at MTP for 17 years now and still loves making and decorating pots. She also has her own tiny studio at home in Tunbridge.