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Shaktoolik building berm to guard against erosion

NOME - A small Alaska community at risk of erosion is taking matters into its own hands, building a coastal berm as a line of defense against fall storm surges.Residents of Shaktoolik, which is on the east shore of Norton...
LeRoy H. Coon

...the board of the Eagle River United Methodist Camp. One of his final labors of love was spending almost two years hand-building 30 sets of bunk beds for all the summer cabins at the camp.LeRoy and Sandie enjoyed spending their retirement years...
Canvas to host Halloween-themed class and party

...Halloween-themed ceramics class led by Louise Kuntz-Tadda, Halloween Pottery: Scare Ware. During the two week hand-building class, participants can create a ceramic jack-o-lantern, haunted house, ghost, or another project. The class...
Classes at The Canvas

...9 a.m.-12 p.m. For ages 9 and up. $95 (materials included). 6 participants (minimum 4 required)? Hand Building Workshop with Brandon HowardMonday-Friday, Aug. 12-16, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. (5 classes). For ages 9 and...
February classes at the Canvas

...Sunday, Feb. 20 Figure Drawing/Painting workshop with Jackie Manning; 12-5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27 Pottery: Hand building and image transfer with Joyce Payne; 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 27- April 3. Full list of pottery classes...
'Life Thus Far'

...functional ceramics, came from a feeling of community she discovered after working with Jamie Autrey in Sitka."It was a hand-building class, and I immediately fell in love with clay and began taking wheel-throwing classes from Professor Kane in Juneau...
A messy business

...and the students, learned the proper techniques in hand-building with clay. The adults also learned procedures other Glacier Valley classes gave-week unit on hand-building with clay. This collaboration was beneficial for both...
Thanks for helping with the clay club

...Dana White and Gina Frickey. Each semester, Glacier Valley staff learned the proper techniques in preparing and hand building with clay, loading and firing the kiln and appropriate developmental techniques in teaching young students the art...
Artist Rob Roys: 20 years of productivity and counting

...medium, Roys tried many different art forms. He broke his hand many times playing sports, so he was steered toward hand-building activities. Being a ceramics major at UAF seemed logical. "I couldn't control pencils very well, but I could...

...and Monday through Aug. 24. Download vender application forms online. Details: 586-2787 or "Hand Building with Clay" four-week class with Joyce Payne, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. On Sundays through Aug. 30...


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