Coil-Building Workshop November 10


November 10th
Friday, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

This class is built for those with little to no experience with clay, though all levels are welcome. This is a great workshop for those interested in the ceramic process and want an introduction to the medium. In the workshop you will learn the common technique of coil building with clay to create 1 small vase and 1 mug along with decorating techniques. Once ready, the work will be glazed based on the students choice and will be ready for pick-up in its fully fired state.

Examples of what you would learn:

Instructor Bio

Ben Statser

Ben Statser is a ceramic artist and educator living and working in Dallas. After earning an MFA in ceramics from the University of North Texas in 2021, he began teaching with Dallas College where he’s currently a ceramics instructor at the El Centro campus. Ben has also taught ceramics classes at various community studios around DFW. Drawn to the transformative nature of clay, the medium is often used in his work to reflect personal experiences of growth and transformation of identity. Ben is passionate about clay and the community it brings together, hoping to spread the excitement ceramics holds through teaching the medium.