Mon Oct 25, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Online via Zoom
Professor Wendy M. K. Shaw (Ph.D. UCLA, 1999) has served as a professor in the United States, Turkey, Switzerland, and Germany. She researches postcolonial art historiography and decolonial art history of the Islamic world and the modern Middle East. She is author of Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire (University of...
Mon Oct 25, 2021 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Dive into clay with our introductory pottery class! Learn the ins and outs of throwing one-of-a-kind ceramics pieces and explore the basics of finishing and glazing your work. No previous experience with clay is necessary.
Mon Oct 25, 2021 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Zoom Webinar
Black feminist thought has been a resource for empowerment of language and creative disruption, used for personal and political transformation. Hortense Spillers’s landmark essay “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe: An American Grammar Book” (1987)...
Mon Oct 25, 2021 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Advance your pottery skills and learn how to make a variety of functional forms that are both elegant and useful. In this class, we’ll learn how to alter closed forms and jugs to create something new. We’ll make flower vases, soap dispensers, hanging planters, jars, hanging lanterns, oil bottles, and more. This class is for intermediate level potters.
Tue Oct 26, 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Our Advanced Beginner class gives you the chance to develop your basic pottery skills while learning advanced techniques. During the class, you will practice throwing taller forms with consistent walls. You will also make mugs with handles, bowls, and vases.
Tue Oct 26, 2021 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Learn new surface techniques and apply unique decorative elements to your work. You will use the handbuilding technique of slab construction to create basic forms, and then apply surface techniques such as using slip to decorate greenware, creating texture with tools and stamps, and surface carving. If you are interested in handbuilding and want to learn more about decorative techniques, then...
Tue Oct 26, 2021 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
A beginner’s quick introduction to watercolor. We will explore color palettes, cover watercolor basics, and explore mark making. In this workshop we will use leaves to explore basic botanical illustration and watercolor techniques. This workshop will cover watercolor basics and show you how to make the most of a simple watercolor set. No experience necessary. Materials: watercolor set (make...
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union
Dive into clay with our introductory pottery class! Learn the ins and outs of throwing one-of-a-kind ceramics pieces and explore the basics of finishing and glazing your work. No previous experience with clay is necessary.
Mon Nov 01, 2021 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Online

Free and open to the public; online only. Please register at https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_j1bV59xVRj-GJtNgvkq01g.