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September 17, 2022

September 17, 2022

Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum

Redware Sgraffito Plate Workshop

Saturday, September 17
10am - 4pm


The workshop taught by Redware artist Denise Wilz of Wilz pottery will focus on the sgraffito technique used by 18th and 19th century Pennsylvania German potters to make expressive designs in their folk are potter. Sgraffito means to "scratch" and workshop participants will draw and scratch a design on a redware plate. Participants can choose a traditional Pennsylvania German design or create their own! No experience required. After the workshop, the plates will be dried, glazed and fired - this takes 4 to 6 weeks. Participants will be notified when plates are ready to be picked up in the Landis Valley Museum Store.

Please bring a lunch.
One 7" plate included with the workshop, additional plates available for a fee from the Artist

Cost: $115.
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