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BOTANICAL CERAMIC
ORNAMENTS

Create one-of-a-kind glazed ceramic ornaments using textured stamps and clay tools. We’ll press botanical designs into the clay body and glaze fire them to create a gloss finish. We’ll design and make 4-8 ornaments during the first class, and glaze them during the second. The resulting ornaments will be colorful flat ceramic pieces suitable for hanging in groups or individually on your fireplace, in your windowsills, on festive garlands or holiday decor–the possibilities are endless! The ornaments will be ready for pick-up at the Garden a few days after they’re glazed.

All programs are subject to change.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden strives to be a Garden for all and we are committed to offering diverse adult learning opportunities that are inclusive and accessible to all learners. If you would like to request an accommodation to support your participation in an adult learning opportunity at the Garden, please contact [email protected] or call 804-262-9887 x328 and we will make our best effort to help.

Register Member $75

Register Non-Member $85

Dates:
Tuesday, November 28, 2023 - Tuesday, December 5, 2023
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Event Details

This class takes place over 2 Tuesdays:

  • November 28
  • December 5

Meet the instructor

In addition to being a studio artist, Dana DuMont is an art teacher and educational consultant with a penchant for travel and nature. Her varied works regularly incorporate recycled, donated and found items, and her integrated arts curriculum design and teaching encourages creative risk-taking, perseverance, humor, reflection, and environmental stewardship. You can find her work at danadumont.com and see her paint restoration of the RCA “Nipper” window on view at The Smithsonian’s Museum of American History.