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Talavera Style Painting: House Number Tiles

August 24, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Clay Studio
204 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States
Fredy Granillo


Saturday, August 24, 2019
10:30am - 1:30pm
Registration Deadline
Thursday, August 22, 2019
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Member Fee / Non-Member Fee
RiverArts reserves the right to cancel any class due to under-subscription. Full refunds will be issued in the event of cancellation.
Students may request a refund if withdrawn by seven (7) days prior to registration deadline, less a 10% administrative fee.

This class is designed to teach the techniques and materials for painting Talavera designs on various ceramic forms. Exercises include transferring designs from paper to ceramic pieces, principle color palettes, sketch design, and drawing on ceramic pieces.  Students will have the option of decorating a tile with a talavera design or painting a design of the student’s choosing.  The final tiles can serve as coasters, a house number plate, kitchen tile, or other decorative purposes.

2-3 large or up to 5 small completed tiles are included with this workshop. Dinner plates and bowls ($8 ea) are available for purchase if students would like to paint on additional surfaces. This fee is in addition to course fee and includes glaze firing.

**Each Student is responsible for acquiring a liner or script brush. All other brushes will be supplied for use during the class.
Liner & script brushes are available here in town at the Finishing Touch, (311 High St –  approx $5) or at any art/craft shop.
Please consider shopping locally!

Ages: 16+

Experience level: Beginner (Instructor will prepare more advanced exercises and designs for students with more experience)