Tue, Mar 09|
Ceramics: DATE NIGHT!!!
Bring your Love and come play with clay
Time & Location
Mar 09, 2021, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Mankato Makerspace, 1700 3rd Ave, Mankato, MN 56001, USA
About The Event
This will be a fun night with your special someone! Each person will have the option to play with clay however they prefer; wheel thrown pottery or hand-built sculpture.
ONE Ticket covers you and your sweetie!
Sign Up With Friends! BYOB, bring some beers or wine ( 21+ of course) and make this class a fun outing!
Note: This is not a make and take class. To complete your masterpieces, following this class, you should sign up for the corresponding trimming and glazing course. This will prepare your pieces for us to fire them.
We have all been cooped up during these strange and stressful times. Many of us are trying to find fun and safe activities to do with friends and family to help us reconnect after being apart for so long.
Rest assured that the Makerspace staff are doing their best to keep this a safe environment with extra cleaning and safety protocols. High traffic surfaces are wiped down with disinfectant, but please help us out by following these protocols:
If you have been feeling sick please communicate with the instructor to postpone or reschedule. Open communication is Key!
Wash your hands periodically, Sign in when you arrive, Wear your masks, Have A Blast During Class, Sign out before you leave.
Your Instructor for this class will be Dustin Swiers. If you need to get ahold of him to schedule/ reschedule a class, ask him a question or advice about a project, or commission him to make something for you please contact him here:
Dustin Swiers: firstname.lastname@example.org 507-273-0745
A Little about the instructor:
"Dustin is a very patient and encouraging teacher, all of the classes I have taken with him have been fun and informative. He has a knack for making you feel comfortable right away in the artistic process and eases any anxieties you might have about trying a new art form."
Dustin is a visual artist who has been honing his craft for over 10 years. He has a Bachelors of Fine Arts (BFA) and Masters of Arts (MA) degree in Metal Sculpture and Ceramics from MNSU. He also is a professional Glass artist and is the sole proprietor of Flame In Hand Glass. He is a board member and our Metal, Glass and Ceramic Shop Lead here at the Mankato Makerspace, where he helps run the shop and teaches classes on Glass blowing/ Lampworking, Stained glass, Pottery, Welding and metal fabricating/ sculpture. You are in safe and capable hands with this knowledgeable individual.
One ticket per couple!
This ticket is for Date Night ceramics. You only need to purchase one ticket for the couple.