Project Description

Program Description

Students create kid-tested and -approved ceramic projects while learning about the artistic process through 2D & 3D design, clay sculpting techniques, surface decoration, color theory, and the firing process. Andrea works with individual classrooms and teachers to integrate classroom curriculum and school themes with her ceramic lessons for a full-bodied, hands-on arts learning experience.

Final Product
Students will produce either a glazed and fired ceramic animal face, finger puppet, or miniature sculpture.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will explore the use of technique and problem-solving through the creative process.
  • Students will create, present, or perform a work of art that demonstrates an idea, mood, or feeling using essential elements or organizational principles.
  • Students will engage in informed and respectful discussion of current events, social issue, and new ideas.
  • Students will develop and strengthen their writing skills by planning, revising, or trying a new approach.
  • Students will reason with shapes and their attributes.

Suggested Grades

  • Suited for all grade levels

Pricing Breakdown

  • 4 sessions at 45 minutes each
  • Prep hours: 1.5 hour per class
  • Materials: $1.50 per student for 1 project
  • Travel from Eugene

“The children attending this program felt challenged (in a positive way) and felt that they learned a lot over the course of this class.” — Fern Ridge Public Library

“Andrea was amazing!  Students were excited to work on the projects and with Andrea.” –Territorial Elementary