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209 franklin street

natchez, ms 39120

(601) 446-6334

conner burns studio

209 franklin street

natchez, ms 39120

workshop information -

this is a small hands-on workshop in the studio of conner burns. just four people and conner - in his studio. the workshop consists of conner demonstrating forms and helping each participant individually as desired.

conner burns black creamer” style= why a small group hands-on workshop?

large group demonstration and hands-on workshops are useful and effective. there is also great benefit from a small group hands-on format. this allows teaching to be more individual and effective; a relaxed atmosphere with greater access and assistance from conner. two days of focused time in the studio with the guidance of conner will enhance your comfort and ability with clay.

participation limit: 4 people

conner burns ash glazed creamer” style= registration includes:

2 days of instruction (small group environment)

clay and supplies (more details below)

lunch saturday and sunday

tuition: $250

to register:

1 - contact conner (via email or phone) and provide -
- your name
- your contact information (email, phone number and mailing address)
- the workshop information (name and date of desired workshop)

2 - mail a check (or call to pay via credit card) with full tuition or a $50 deposit (balance of tuition is due 30 days prior to workshop date)

3 - when your payment is received you will be contacted and your registration confirmed.

conner burns -“ cup and saucer style= what you should bring?

- individual hand tools that you enjoy using

- if you prefer your clay you are welcome to bring it

conner burns - mug“ style= what will conner provide for your use?

- throwing bats

- shelf space for drying and caring for work

- a pottery wheel

-a bag of clay (25 pounds)

- bucket for throwing water

- a well outfitted studio for use - slabroller, extruder etc

- additional clay will be available for purchase if desired.

- if you have specific interests or needs, please contact conner when registering for the workshop.

general workshop agenda:

day 1 -

9am - greet and get settled in the studio

9:30 - demonstration by conner

until noon - individual work on the wheel while conner assists each person

noon-1pm - lunch and conversation

1:15pm - demonstration by conner

until 5pm - individual work on the wheel while conner assists each person

5-8pm - if anyone wants to work in the studio, they are welcome to spend more time working

day 2 -

8am - studio open if anyone wants to start early

9am - demonstration by conner

noon-1pm - lunch and conversation

1:30pm - demonstration by conner

until 4pm - individual work on the wheel while conner assists each person

4pm - workshop ends


conner burns

209 franklin street

natchez, ms 39120

burns pottery © 2006