Sketching in Clay - Anna Whitehouse (Artwaves 2021)
Sketching in Clay
Anna WhitehouseArtwaves 2021
About the workshop
Join Yorkshire based ceramic artist Anna Whitehouse in this exciting new workshop for ArtWaves 2021.
Participants will experiment with mark making techniques, in response to coastal patterns and textures, to create a decorative ceramic wall piece that can be taken away with them.
The workshop will feature demonstrations from the artist alongside close tuition of her tips and tricks of working with ceramics.
About the artist
Anna Whitehouse is based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, her work has evolved from growing up in the region and spending time outdoors. From scrambling over rocks in the Yorkshire Dales to scouring the beach for fossils near Whitby, a love of landscape, natural forms and exploration can be seen echoed in her work.
Ultimately Anna aims to create beautiful and intriguing objects that awaken a childlike sense of wonder and appreciation of the natural world.
What you need to bring with you
- You are welcome to bring natural objects to try pressing into the clay; seaweed, shells, textured beach pebbles even seagull feathers - anything goes!
- A small box to safely transport your work home. It needs to comfortably fit a 9inch/23cm plate inside.
Workshop runs from 9.30am - 12.30pm
Please arrive 15 minutes before the workshop start time to help the ArtWaves team direct you to where you need to be.