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8/25/2006

New late-start ceramics class being offered by EAC

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[Click Image to Enlarge] Debbie Bass (left) and Rennie Godfrey will teach the new ceramics class at Craft Connection in Safford beginning on September 5. [EAC-Lori Dugan photo.]
 

By Lori Dugan

THATCHER, AZ—EAC just added a new ceramics class that will have a late-start date of September 5. The class will be taught by Rennie Godfrey and Debbie Bass at Craft Connection, located at 610 S. 5th Ave. in Safford on Tuesday evenings from 6-9:30 p.m. The section number, which will be needed when registering, is 5699.

Everyone who takes the class will work on a nativity scene using traditional and new painting techniques including dry brushing, illuminating wash, layering paint, and embellishing with jewels and other accessories.

“I’ve done a lot of research on the color palettes used by some of the great masters including Michaelangelo and Rafael to create a color scheme for those students interested in an old-world theme for their nativity scene,” said Godfrey.

Regular tuition applies for this two-credit class and the ceramic nativity scenes are extra. Replacement pieces are available for those who have lost or broken pieces of their nativity scenes at home.

To find out the specifics about these or any classes being offered at EAC, visit our website at www.eac.edu .

Registering for classes can be accomplished online with Gila Hank Online at www.eac.edu, or students may register by phone at 428-8270; or in person at the College’s Records and Registration Office in the Student Services Building.

For more specific information about this ceramics class, call Godfrey at 428-1105. ###