Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM CST
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The Goddess of Glass / The Warren 
4400 Osseo Road
Minneapolis, MN 55412

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Connie Beckers 
The Goddess of Glass 

Clay Holiday Luminaries - W11/22 

Class Fee: $52 / $44 Studio Members + $10 supply fee at class
No Groupons or other pre-paid vouchers for this class.

You'll make up to four holiday themed luminaries in this class. Mike will have stencils and design ideas but you are encouraged to bring your own ideas and images, as well. Mike will fire your luminaries, then you'll come back to decorate them and they'll be fired once more. 

DISCLAIMER: The pictures above were swiped from Google to offer possible examples. 

Classes are small (limited to six participants) to provide indivudals the opportunity to receive special attention to work through ideas and processes. Tools are provided with three wheels, slab roller, ware boards and space to store your work before bisque firing. 

Mike offers a six-week more in-depth course in pottery along with several project workshops. 

About the Instructor, Mike Smieja:
"Growing up, pottery was my passion. I took a break for 15+ years and my path lead me back. The clay is the boss, I am just the grateful messenger."  - Zilla 

I fell in love with making pottery in high school. I wanted to pursue it as a profession, but several people told me I would never make any money. After owning several businesses I found myself attending college for the first time when I was 32. After graduation I started a non-profit here in Minneapolis and set out to change the world. My path lead me back to a potters wheel and I fell in love again 20 years later, so I bought a wheel and a kiln and reinvented myself as a potter. I believe that my pottery embraces the changes that I have made in my life. I hope that my pots are just a vehicle to build relationships between people and places.