Explore the emotive, conceptual, and narrative potential of the sculpted animal figure. Drawing inspiration from personal experience, archetypes, and observations in the natural and manufactured world, we will begin with small figure studies, then translate these into life-sized, or ½ scale animal figures, depending on the animal, skill level and personal interest. Students will experiment with incorporating mixed-media materials into their small-fired ceramic figures to add meaning and complexity.
Ceramic sculpture, solid and slab building, red earthenware, electric fired to cone 04, mixed-media materials
Lindsay Pichaske is a studio artist in St. Louis. She received her MFA in Ceramics from the University of Colorado, Boulder and was a longterm resident at the Archie Bray Foundation. She has lectured and taught workshops throughout the country. Recent solo exhibits include Greenwich House Pottery and Duane Reed Gallery.Register