AUGUST 19, 23 & 29- CLAY AND PIT FIRING WORKSHOPS
Like a Thousand Years Ago, is a project by Jennifer Bennett (Germany) in partnership with Popps Packing and FILTER Detroit. Popps Packing will be hosting a series of clay and pit firing workshops with Jennifer, who has collected and processed clay from Ohio and Detroit that will be used by participants to create small scale works such as sound balls, beads, little sculptures and vessels. All works that will be fired over night in a pit, an ancient practice still employed around the world.
These workshops are FREE and open to participants of all ages.
Clay Workshop 1- Wednesday, August 19, 5-8PM
Clay Workshop 2+ Pit Firing 1- Sunday, August 23, 2-5PM
Pit Firing 2- Saturday, August 29, 2PM