ABOUT THIS EVENT
Arts & DIY
Make the chia head form you always wish Walgreens had stocked! Boring heads?! Make whatever you want to sprout chia seed out of (ok, ok, it can still be a head!).
- Workshop provides tools and 3 lbs of clay.
- 20 minutes of instruction and the rest is work time.
- Pieces will be ready for pick up 1-2 weeks after the workshop.
All ages welcome
Terra Cotta Clay
What You Can Expect From This Experience
- Create a ceramic planter
- Learn basic hand-building skills
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MORE ABOUT YOUR HOST
GnarWare Workshop is a Chicago based ceramics studio. This space is dedicated to providing studios, workshops, and drop-in tutorials to help artists and hobbyists work through ideas. GnarWare is committed to material and conceptual experimentation as a workshop and community gathering place. GnarWare encourages conversations around developing skills and de-skilling developments.
Liz McCarthy founded GnarWare Workshop after finishing her MFA at UIC. Her practice combines non-traditional ceramic methods with performance and photography. She received a BFA from the University of North Carolina at Asheville, where she first began dabbling in clay. She regularly exhibits her installations and performances throughout the city and beyond, in the fall of 2017 she is shared her “Whistle Hangout” performance at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, and created an interactive clay installation entitled “The Pen” at the Riverside Arts Center. She also teaches classes for children with Marwen, SkyArt, and C.A.P.E.