Wheel Form Ceramics

About the instructor, Paola Pafumi:

A native of Italy, Paola Pafumi studied ceramics in the ASUC studio at UC Berkeley, exploring a wide variety of techniques. Her speciality is maiolica (tin-glazed, painted Italian pottery), which she learned by studying under masters of the art form in Faenza and Florence, Italy.

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October 2, 2017 - November 6, 2017


  • Monday, October 23, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Guided Instruction
  • Wednesday, October 25, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Open Studio
  • Monday, October 30, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Guided Instruction
  • Wednesday, November 1, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Open Studio
  • Monday, November 6, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Guided Instruction

VENUE: Creekside Studios

Learn how to create simple and complex ceramic forms, working on Montalvo’s new pottery wheels. Various building, trimming, glazing, and surface design techniques will be demonstrated. A small group size ensures individual guidance. Your enrollment fee includes six Monday evenings of instruction and five Wednesday evenings of optional additional studio time, during which you can continue to explore your developing clay skills. The class instructor will be present at these studio sessions to answer questions and provide feedback and guidance.

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