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Wood-Firing Workshop


Wood-Firing Workshop
Visiting artists Shane Christensen, Stephen Heywood, Brian Jensen, and Michael T. Schmidt make up the collective called The FIRM. They will be demonstrating pottery making techniques, presenting artist lectures, and participating in a wood firing here in the Department of Art and Design at Purdue Fort Wayne.

October 20–21, 2021

Visual Arts Building

Admission is free for everyone

For more information contact Seth Green at or 260-481-6876

Workshop Schedule:

9 a.m. – noon    Pottery making demonstrations (VA 112)
1:30–4 p.m.   Pottery making demonstrations (VA 112)


9 a.m. – noon   Glazing/wood kiln prep demonstration and pottery assembly demonstrations
1:30 – 4 p.m.   Pottery assembly demonstrations continue (VA 112)
4 p.m.    Artist Lectures – Location TBD
5–7 p.m.   Artist Reception



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