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Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

4-D Wooden Sculpture

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Design and create a wood sculpture, planning for the changes that occur as the wood ages and matures.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Advanced Hand Building Pottery

Available:
  • Week 2
Skill Level: 
N/A
Intermediate
Learn more advanced pottery skills and techniques while making a lattice cut bowl, nesting ware and woven pieces.
Period 1
Class Spans
4 Periods

Dovetail Chest with Forged Hardware

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Make a wooden chest from start to finish, including forging the hardware
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Found Object Sculpture

Available:
  • Week 2
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Take a journey through the art of assemblage and build-up as sculptural processes.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Functional and Fun Pottery

Available:
  • Week 1
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
This class offers students a hands-on approach to creating pieces with different functions built in a variety of ways: coil, pinch, and hand building.
Evening Events
Class Spans

Gallery Talks

Available:
  • Week 1
Available:
  • Week 2
Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Gallery Talks: Monday through Friday at 6:30 PM ET ~ Artist talks on various art forms. FREE VIRTUAL Weeks 1 & 2: Gallery Talks stream on the Common Ground on the Hill YouTube Channel IN-PERSON Week 3: Gallery Talks at Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Intro to Hand-Carved Signs

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn to hand carve a wooden sign.
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Intro to Welding

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Discover the art of welding! Learn techniques to build a metal sculpture.
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Native American Ceramics

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Create a dream catcher, crafting beads and a hand worked form to be decorated with incised details.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Pizza Oven Building

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Gain the skills to build your own dome-style pizza oven!
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Polymer Clay Creatures

Available:
  • Week 2
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn simple techniques to create a cute critter from polymer clay
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Polymer Clay Journals

Available:
  • Week 1
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Create a beautiful polymer clay cover for a journal.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Ribbed Reed Basket

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn to weave a modified potato rib basket with a found twisted vine or stick handle using colors and reeds of your choice.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Sculpting Flowers and Leaves of Metal

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn techniques to create metal flowers and leaves to make a pin, pendant, bracelet or sculpture.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Sculpting Our Stories Through Clay

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Spend time with NEA National Heritage Fellow Anita Fields, clay and textile artist of her Native Osage culture. Learn hand building techniques to create a sculpture in spired by your personal experience and stories.
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Seat Weaving with Shaker Tape

Available:
  • Week 1
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Students will learn the basics of seat weaving by creating a foot stool.
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Southwest Mosaics

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Learn mosaic techniques while creating a piece inspired by designs of the Sonoran Desert.
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Splint Woven Basketry

Available:
  • Week 2
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Create a beautiful and useful woven basket
Period 1
Class Spans
2 Periods

Stained Glass Camp with Ragtime

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Create a stained glass work of art!
Period 3
Class Spans
2 Periods

Sweetgrass Baskets

Available:
  • Week 3
Skill Level: 
N/A
All Levels
Make a basket from sweetgrass, a historical art form brought to South Carolina by slaves from West Africa.