To expand upon River Oaks' educational mission, the Center also features high caliber demonstrations, lectures, and workshops. Considered an educational extension to the featured artist's exhibition, the Center has showcased Internationally and Nationally renowned artists through these ongoing series'. 



Pre-registration is required for all workshops. Please call the Art Center 318.473.2760 to register.


Doug Peltzman Workshop

Fee: $95
(Clay included/bring your own tools)
Skill level: beginner to advanced
To register call 318.473.2670

GAEDA Education Series

Workshop Description:

Inviting Form and Dynamic Surface:

This is a workshop fit for beginner to experienced makers. The focus will be in the designing, making, and finishing of high fire porcelain tableware in an electric kiln. The relationship between form and surface decoration will be explored through practice, demonstration and discussion. Doug will share his techniques on incising and inlaying slip into leather hard clay and bisque fired clay. He will share his ideas and strategies about engineering pots specifically for runny translucent glazes. This class will provide the tools and techniques necessary to explore texture, line, and color as a way to blend your ideas and concepts with tactile discovery.

Please Note ** This is a technique based workshop. A majority of the work will not get finished?dried?trimmed on-site simply due to time constraints.
Dates for the workshop April 10th and 11th
time: 10:30 - 4:00

Andrew Pollack Glass Workshop

Tentative Dates: Feb 13-14
10:30 am-4 pm
Detail to be announced



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