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CCR 1253 : Introduction to the Wheel
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design (CCAD)
CCR
2253
Intermediate Wheel: Poetry of Pottery
Intermediate Wheel
3
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Studio Course
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Yes
3
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CCR 1250 or CCR 1253 Introduction to the Wheel; or permission from the department
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The intermediate wheel class will delve into beakers, vase's, and pitchers through weekly assignments using the pottery wheel. Just as a poet contemplates the nuances of language, the class will consider the aesthetic vocabulary of volume, material and physical traces. Students will make and use hand-made brushes as one means to investigate the interrelationship of form and surface decoration. The nuance of slip and glaze application will be explored; projects will be fired in a high temperature gas kiln. At times this course may be cross-tallied at the Introductory level as CCR 1253. Students with prior experience may register for CCR 2253 if they have already completed CCR 1253 Introduction to the Wheel.

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