Scouts BSA Pottery Merit Badge

When:
February 23, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2019-02-23T12:00:00-05:00
2019-02-23T17:00:00-05:00
Where:
Scenic City Clay Arts
301 E 11th St Chattanooga
Tennessee 37403
Cost:
80
Contact:
Scenic City Clay Arts
(423) 883-1758

*Please note, you must take both weekends in order to receive Merit Badge*

Part 1: Saturday, February 9, Noon – 5PM
Part 2: Saturday, February 23, Noon – 3PM

COST: $80

Hosted by Scenic City Clay Arts in their downtown community ceramics studio, this workshop will cover all the Scout requirements for earning the Pottery Badge.

Week 1 will cover vocabulary & safety and students will make one of each: slab pot, coil pot, pinch pot, animal or human figure & functional form thrown on potter’s wheel

Week 2 students will use glazes and/or underglazes to decorate their five pieces and will learn about SCCA’s electric kiln along with general kiln firing processes.

Workshop is led by professional potters and ceramics instructors Nicole Johnson and Loren Howard.

(must have minimum of 6 students to run; open to ages 11 only)

*Note 2 weeks between sessions to allow all created work to fully dry before second session. Work finished at second session will be fired and students will be contacted (after 1-4 weeks) when work is ready to be picked up from studio.

REGISTER HERE: https://www.sceniccityclayarts.org/boy-scouts/

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