Make a gift of art during this hands on workshop led by artist, Marcè Nixon-Washington.
In this make-and-take workshop, you will learn how to make a beautifully marbled trinket dish. We will go through the step-by-step process of marbling gold leaf into air dry clay. In addition to learning how to marble clay, you will learn different hand-building techniques to shape the clay. This class is great for people of all skill levels and ranging abilities.
All supplies will be included, and participants will walk away with a handmade gift of artwork to give.
About the Artist
Marcè Nixon-Washington is a multidisciplinary artist based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She received her BFA from West Virginia University with a focus in Africana Studies. Marcè studied Ceramics in Jingdezhen, China, where she found her love for shards and ceramic history. She investigates ceramics as an archival material to record personal and cultural history. Her work has been exhibited at The Mufei Gallery in Jingdezhen, China, The Carnegie Museum of Art, The 2023 NCECA Conference, and she has most recently completed a solo exhibition at The Manchester Craftsman Guild as the inaugural William E Strickland Jr fellow. Marce’ is also a member of the Union Project’s BIPOC Collaborative Studio and Women of Visions.