Throwing Colored Clay with Zach Orenstein


Portland, ME

February 9, 2019  10:00-2:30   $ 45.00 

Learn how to make colored clay and agateware pottery with Zach Orenstein. In this hands on workshop, Zach with demonstrate his technique of making colorful, wheelthrown agateware pottery. How to color clay, as well as the firing temperatures for each color will be discussed during this workshop. Zach Orenstein is a graphic design artist living in Westbrook Maine. Even though pottery is a hobby for Zach, it does not stop him from being an active member of the ceramic community. Zach was a TA for the ceramics class at Haystack in May 2018, is part of the Maine Craft Association, is in a couple galleries in the U.S., and has even been a guest on ‘The Potter’s Cast’, which is one of the top Visual Arts podcasts on iTunes. Zach hopes to be accepted to Alfred University’s Fall 2019 MFA in Ceramics program.