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Ceramics Open Studio (Age 16+)

July 5, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$20.00 – $24.00

July 5 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Ceramics Open Studio is for ceramics enthusiasts whose skills are at or above an intermediate level. Community members who are currently taking or have previously taken at least one ceramics class at ACE are also welcome. Teaching Artist Maarten will be present to advise on projects. Hone your pottery skills or use the open studio time to add to your inventory. Clay must be purchased through ACE to prevent cross-contamination. Pre-registration is required. Please enter through the 5th Street door. 

Teaching Artist: Maarten Tromp van Holst

Maarten Tromp van Holst was a student at Eastern Oregon University in the 1970s. He apprenticed with Betty Feves in Pendleton, Oregon. Maarten worked for a pottery supply company in Portland for three years and became a production potter for B. Welsh Pottery for several years. After a long hiatus, he reconnected with his pottery wheel that had sat idle for years. Maarten has taught for Art Center East many times over the years and is currently producing work in his own studio. He loves art and craft and wants others to experience and gain an appreciation for them.

Cost: $20 Member / $24 Non-Member

(Youth Scholarships Available)

Purchase supplies here: $29 for 25 lbs. of clay


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July 5, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$20.00 – $24.00
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