This course emphasizes the unique opportunity to learn in Jingdezhen, China's new studio practices of clay art and its inherent characteristics and its possibilities as both utilitarian and sculptural ceramics. The focus of this class will be on the foundation skills of hand-building, wheel-throwing, and surface decoration. The course will also cover aspects of clay mixing, glazing, and kiln firings. The elements of this course will be taught through lectures, demonstrations,
critiques, and assignments.
- Jingdezhen, China's new studio practices of clay art