Date Night in May
May
25
6:00 PM18:00

Date Night in May

Experience working with clay on the potter’s wheel! Couples, singles, and friends are welcome to enjoy the evening creating and sharing the joys of making art. Our skilled instructors will guide you through centering and shaping clay forms on the potter’s wheel, and then you will be set free to make your own creations. The evening ends with beer, wine and light hors d'oeuvres as we briefly review the night’s work.

FEE: $35 PER STUDENT

SPACE IS LIMITED | PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Clay For A Day: FUN-Damentals
Jun
23
10:00 AM10:00

Clay For A Day: FUN-Damentals

Children, ages 7-12, will learn the FUN-damentals of clay in these one day summer classes while exploring color, shape and texture to create sculptural and functional pieces. Students will explore rolling a coil, pressing slabs and decorating their ceramic creations using glazes. 

Students will enjoy a one hour lunch break near the Roofless Church, adjacent to the NH Clay Studio. Parents are asked to provide a brown bag sack lunch for their child. We will glaze and fire finished projects that will be available for pick-up after the class ends.

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Clay For A Day: FUN-damentals
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

Clay For A Day: FUN-damentals

Children, ages 7-12, will learn the FUN-damentals of clay in these one day summer classes while exploring color, shape and texture to create sculptural and functional pieces. Students will explore rolling a coil, pressing slabs and decorating their ceramic creations using glazes. 

Students will enjoy a one hour lunch break near the Roofless Church, adjacent to the NH Clay Studio. Parents are asked to provide a brown bag sack lunch for their child. We will glaze and fire finished projects that will be available for pick-up after the class ends.

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"A Life in Clay...So Far"
Apr
23
6:30 AM06:30

"A Life in Clay...So Far"

Join us as we explore the work of Donna Causland, current resident artist for New Harmony Clay Project. Donna will discuss her exploration for balanced beauty. Using her vocabulary of sculptural porcelain forms, she will describe exquisite ornamental layering and how she seeks a delicate harmony between functional and decorative. Lecture is free and open to public.

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Vlad Basarab Lecture
Mar
27
6:15 PM18:15

Vlad Basarab Lecture

  • University of Southern Indiana, Rice Library (map)
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Join us as we explore the work of Vlad Basarab, current resident artist for New Harmony Clay Project. Basarab brings to the attention of the 21st century public the human need to safe guard the past. He uses unfired clay to reference the fragility of knowledge and of the human condition, while the fired books become a symbol of permanence, a vehicle for transmitting knowledge. Lecture is free and open to public.

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“Artifacts of Identity”
Mar
19
6:30 PM18:30

“Artifacts of Identity”

Join us as we explore the work of Sydney Ewerth, current resident artist for New Harmony Clay Project. Sydney will discuss the significance of the “lived space”– our tangible existence and reality, and the “imagined space”– where memory and its capacity to become distorted over time, exist simultaneously and how clay aesthetically translates a tangible record of who we are. Lecture is free and open to public.

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art. beauty. taste.
Nov
20
6:00 PM18:00

art. beauty. taste.

Join us at the Working Men's Institute as we explore the work of James Lee Webb, our current artist-in-residence. James will speak about his recent body of work in New Harmony, Lexical-gustatory synesthesia as an explorative tool for art making and what the ethos of authenticity means to him through his synesthesia. Lecture is free and open to the public, and hosted by the New Harmony Kiwanis International Club.

 

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Harris Deller Lecture
Sep
8
7:00 PM19:00

Harris Deller Lecture

Harris Deller is interested in contradictions and dualities; paradox, juxtaposition, yin and yang. Using shapes, forms, colors, and textures, he is drawn to abstraction as a way to uncover and make visual those phenomenon. Join us as we explore his extensive career as a ceramic artist and his personal approach to clay as a medium. Free and open to the public.

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Date Night Class
Jul
14
6:00 PM18:00

Date Night Class

Experience working with clay on the potter’s wheel! Couples, singles, and friends are welcome to enjoy the evening  creating and sharing the joys of making art. Our skilled instructors will guide you through centering and shaping clay forms on the potter’s wheel, and then you will be set free to make your own creations. The evening ends with beer, wine and light hors d'oeuvres as we briefly review the night’s work.

FEE: $60 PER COUPLE

SPACE IS LIMITED | PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Date Night Class
Jun
10
6:00 PM18:00

Date Night Class

Experience working with clay on the potter’s wheel! Couples, singles, and friends are welcome to enjoy the evening  creating and sharing the joys of making art. Our skilled instructors will guide you through centering and shaping clay forms on the potter’s wheel, and then you will be set free to make your own creations. The evening ends with beer, wine and light hors d'oeuvres as we briefly review the night’s work.

FEE: $60 PER COUPLE

SPACE IS LIMITED | PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Date Night Class
May
19
6:00 PM18:00

Date Night Class

Experience working with clay on the potter’s wheel! Couples, singles, and friends are welcome to enjoy the evening  creating and sharing the joys of making art. Our skilled instructors will guide you through centering and shaping clay forms on the potter’s wheel, and then you will be set free to make your own creations. The evening ends with beer, wine and light hors d'oeuvres as we briefly review the night’s work.

FEE: $60 PER COUPLE

SPACE IS LIMITED | PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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