Monster Face Cup Workshop – Saturday, October 12th, 10:00am – 1:00pm


October 12th, 2024
10:00am - 1:00pm

Get your spook on with a little pre-Halloween monster mash! Join experienced hand builder Amy Henson as she demonstrates pinching a face cup or mug with methods for sculpting and modeling features so each student can create their own unique beast. Your creature will be sculpted during the workshop session, with glaze applied by the instructor so your piece will be food safe when it’s ready for pickup. No previous clay experience is required to make your monster cup so come one and all for a howling good time!

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Instructor Bio

Amy Henson

Amy Henson is a ceramic artist and educator living in Garland. Amy has been wheel throwing and hand building clay objects for 18 years, and exhibits her work locally and nationally. Amy earned her BFA in Studio Art from Southern Methodist University in 2007, and her MFA in Ceramics from University of North Texas in 2022. She has been teaching in ceramics since 2021 at UNT, first as a graduate student and now as adjunct faculty, and since 2022 at the Brookhaven campus of Dallas College. Amy has also taught various workshops in the D/FW area. Her current work focuses on maternal feminism and animal forms translated into hand-built sculptural vessels. Amy enjoys working with beginners and established makers alike. She demonstrates a diverse array of methods to encourage experimentation, and supports students’ ideas and hands-on execution to build their confidence and skill.”