clay christmas ornaments

Join Amy Smoot on December 4th to create your own clay Christmas ornament! Choose from a variety of Christmas shapes to cut out your ornament, and decorate your ornament with textures and glazes in this hour-long workshop. Ornaments will vary in size by shape, but should fall within a 3"-4" scale. This class is for all ages, but participants 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. If you and your child would both like to create an ornament, you must purchase one spot for each participant. Want to create more than one ornament? Register for multiple sessions!

Ornaments will be fired and available to pick up in Kentuck’s Gallery Shop within a few weeks. Participants will be contacted once they’re ready for pick up. Instructed by Amy Smoot, Session this workshop will be held in the Georgine Clarke Building at 1922 5th Street Northport, AL 35476. Students should wear clothes that they don't mind getting clay or glaze on.

Masks are required on Kentuck's campus.

This class has a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 10 participants. If the class fails to meet the minimum, participants will be refunded.

Attendance is limited to a maximum of 10 students, and all appropriate COVID protocols will be followed. Masks are preferred on Kentuck's campus.

details for december:

Date: December 4, 2021


Session A: 10 AM-11 AM 

Session B: 11 AM-12 PM 

Session C: 1 PM-2 PM 

Session D: 2 PM-3 PM 

Session E: 3 PM-4 PM 

Location: The Georgine Clarke Building

Tuition: $15 per sessionAll supplies included

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Meet the Instructor

Amy Smoot

Amy Smoot is from Carrollton, GA and currently resides in Tuscaloosa, AL. She received her BFA in ceramics from the University of West Georgia in 2015. While there, she was studio technician and research assistant in the ceramics area. In 2019 she received her MFA from The University of Alabama where she first began teaching ceramics as a graduate assistant. She is currently the instructor of beginning ceramics, ceramics two, and figurative modeling at UA. Her practice consists of all types of ceramics techniques including mold-making, slip-casting, hand building, and wheel thrown pottery.