Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Introduces beginning ceramic processes, techniques, and concepts while addressing historical and contemporary issues. Develop a beginning level of creative problem solving and kinetic skills with clay forming and finishing techniques, including hand building, wheel throwing, use of plaster molds, and surface treatments. Includes critiques, discussions, and presentations to establish critical skills necessary to evaluate ceramic works, explore artistic intent, examine aesthetic and structural solutions, and expand perceptual awareness. This is the first course of a three-course sequence. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
3.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials
 
31662 Cascade Campus / MAHB / 108 10:00 AM-01:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 31-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31662
Instructor: Cristina Carver
Notes: Focus: Hand building, low-fire.
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31665 Cascade Campus / MAHB / 108 10:00 AM-01:20 PM MW 26-Jun-2017 thru 30-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31665
Instructor: Jim R White
Notes: Focus: Wheel throwing.
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31669 Cascade Campus / MAHB / 108 02:00 PM-05:20 PM MW 26-Jun-2017 thru 30-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31669
Instructor: Jim R White
Notes: Focus: Wheel throwing.
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31597 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG3 / 126 09:00 AM-04:50 PM Tu 27-Jun-2017 thru 15-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31597 $0
Instructor: Micki L Skudlarczyk
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31609 Rock Cr Campus / BLDG3 / 126 09:00 AM-04:50 PM Th 29-Jun-2017 thru 17-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31609 $0
Instructor: Brad McLemore
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31720 Sylvania Campus / CT / 119 01:00 PM-04:50 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 17-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31720 $0
Instructor: Kowkie Durst
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
31723 Sylvania Campus / CT / 119 05:30 PM-09:20 PM TuTh 27-Jun-2017 thru 17-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 31723 $0
Instructor: Kowkie Durst
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00
 
33675 Sylvania Campus / CT / 119 09:00 AM-12:50 PM MW 26-Jun-2017 thru 16-Aug-2017 Textbooks for CRN 33675 $0
Instructor: Micki L Skudlarczyk
Tuition: credit Fees: $18.00