Houston Center for Contemporary Craft


Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 – Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

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Led by current resident artist Zoe Gross, this two-session workshop (February 16 and 23) covers hand-building techniques to create a textured clay mug.On the first Saturday of the workshop, get your hands dirty, as you discover how to use slabs of clay to build your mug. Practice your basic building and joining skills to add a handle, and experiment with various textures and decorative techniques to enhance the surface of your object.

Return Saturday, February 23, to add color to your mug using underglaze. Mugs will be fired in a kiln and ready for pick up after March 9th.

Workshop takes place on two Saturdays:
February 16 & February 23, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No experience is necessary. Space is limited, and pre-registration is required. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and will open mid January. Fee is $30 for HCCC members and $40 for non-members and includes instructor, materials, and administration fees. Participants may pick up their work at HCCC after March 9, 2019. The class is for adults only (age 18 and over) and requires a minimum of 12 participants to hold.

Workshops are subject to cancellation or change due to low enrollment. You will be notified fourteen (14) days in advance if your workshop is cancelled. Should you need to cancel your reservation up to fourteen (14) days before your workshop starts, you will receive a full refund. No refunds will be made for cancellations made less than two weeks prior to workshop date. Please notify us immediately of any cancellations so that someone on our waiting list can attend the workshop.


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Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Accessible parking lot is located directly behind the building off Travis and Rosedale.

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