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For information about our guild please contact us at:
patuxentinfo@gmail.com

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shopsupervisors@gmail.com

Coming Events

Looking forward to a great 2013 with some great classes and projects being planned!

Classes for October 2014 now posted!

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top right of the home page, and click on October 2014.

Level One Art Clay Certification Class, 23-25 October

This is a first for the PLG! If you are interested in becoming certified in Art Clay, please read the class write-up below and contact the instructor to sign up no later than October 1st.

 

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Level One Art Clay Certification

Dates:  3 Day Class – October 23, 24 and 25.

Time:  9:00 am-5:30 pm-½ hour lunch break each day.  You may bring a lunch or purchase from a nearby restaurant.

Location:  PLG workshop, 169 Defense Highway (lower level) Annapolis, MD

Description:  This is not an introductory class.  Basic knowledge of metal clay is required.  This class moves quickly, and projects are worked on interchangeably.  You must be prepared to stay focused and work hard. All projects must be completed and ready for submission by the end of  class on the 3rd day. 

The Level 1 Curriculum consists of 7 projects taught over three 8-hour days, and covers a variety of techniques, including use of organic forms, creating flat and round shank rings, addition and firing of gemstones and porcelain, creating a mirror finish, and much more.  This course provides an in-depth knowledge of Art Clay Silver, along with general and technical information about its products and uses.

Upon successful completion of the course, you are entitled to:

30% Discount on Art Clay Silver Series Products:

Teach Art Clay Introductory Classes

Take Sr. Level Certification Course

Fees:  Class fee:  $500 member ($520.00 non-member), payable in cash or by check on the first day of class to the PLG.

Materials Fee: $350 paid to instructor upon registration to reserve your seat in class.  The materials fee is due October 1. This materials fee is non-refundable, sine once supplies are ordered they can not be returned to Art Clay World.  Your kit for class will include everything needed to complete the 7 projects, consumable materials, all clay and a project booklet imprinted with your name.  Tools for class use will be provided by instructor.  You may wish to bring an opti-visor or other magnifier  and any of your favorite tools.  Please use identifying marks on all personal tools and materials.

Project guidelines from Art Clay World must be followed in order to receive certification.  At the end of class a photo of all projects will be taken and submitted to Art Clay.  The Company will review the photos and instructors evaluation.   If work is accepted student will receive their certification usually within 2 weeks, mailed from Art Clay World.

To Register:  email the instructor, Barbara Hance, at b...@barbarahance.com or call 410-535-2014.  $350 (non refundable) deposit is due 3 weeks prior to class ( by October 1) .  Once you have received your reply and materials payment has been made (by October 1) your seat will be reserved in class.  Class size  is limited to 6 students to ensure everyone ample one-on-one attention.  All projects will be demonstrated step by step by instructor. Instructor reserves the right to reject registrations of students without sufficient working knowledge of metal clay.

Please sign up and pay your materials fee before October 1 so your place is reserved in class.  If you cancel after October 1 or “no show” for class you will receive your kit, but will not receive a refund.  Your kit is dated for this class time frame.  Students may not purchase this kit and use it in a future class as there is a 30-day completion requirement once you receive your kit.

This is a fun three-day class full of information, and techniques.  Barbara is certified through RIO Rewards, PMC Connection, and Art Clay World.  She has been teaching metal clay classes since 2004 and Art Clay Certification Classes since 2006.  Please join us in October!

Classes for September 2014 now posted!

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top right of the home page, and click on September 2014.

Classes for August 2014 now posted!

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top right of the home page, and click on August 2014.

Classes for July 2014 now posted!

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top right of the home page, and click on July 2014.

All classes for June 2014 now posted

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top right of the home page, and click on June 2014.

A few classes for June, too

A partial listing of new classes for June has also been posted; additional classes will be added in early May. To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top of the home page, and click on June 2014.

New classes added for May 2014

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top of the home page, and click on May 2014.

New classes added for April 2014

To see the list and descriptions of these new classes, go to the class descriptions tab at the top of the home page, and click on April 2014.

March General Meeting Cancelled

The monthly general meeting for tonight, March 17th, has been cancelled. Hope to see everyone in April – if it’s stopped snowing by then!