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Cardboard Cermaic Platter Workshop w/Trompe-l'œil artist Tim Kowalczyk 300.00

  • Peoria Art Guild 203 Harrison Street Peoria Il 61602 United States (map)

This is a one day workshop which will cover the use of underglaze silkscreen transfer and clay "cardboard" construction in a green ware state. You will take home a food safe platter which will be a great conversation piece the next time you entertain!

Tim is our exhibiting artist at The Peoria Art Guild and we are excited to have him teach this unique workshop.

Since graduating with his MFA from Illinois State University in 2011, Tim has maintained an active studio practice from his home in Minonk, Illinois. For the past 8 years Tim has participated in a steady stream of juried, group, invitational, and solo exhibitions. He has received several awards including the Presidential Scholarship at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Merwin Medal: McLean County 82nd Annual Amateur Show, and Best of Show: Water Street Studios Anniversary Show. Tim’s work can be seen in private collections, University collections, and in a recent American Craft Magazine article. Tim is pursuing being a full-time studio artist starting in January of 2018

Tim’s work has been featured on Colossal by Kate Sierzputowski, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, TwistedSifter, BoredPanda, HOMECRUX by Monica Thakur, DeMilked,FactRiver by Tiffany,, Whizual by Igor Stankovic, Laughing Squid by Lori Dorn, Cultura Inquieta, and Inceredibilia by Graziella Guglielmino, and was named 1 of 11 Innovative Ceramic Artists Breathing New Life into an Age-Old Art by’s By Stephanie Chang

Class Schedule

9-12 Underglaze transfer

Xerox transfer


Silk screening

Underglaze pour (optional)

12-1 Lunch

1-4 Demo cardboard construction

Image transfer

Glaze and other bisqueware effects demo

Ages 17 and up

Cost $300

Register HERE

Peoria Art Guild Members use code CLAYCLASS for $10 off