8 sessions: Wednesdays, May 17, 24, 31; June 7, 14, 21, 28; July 5
Experiment with various ceramics, concrete and mosaic techniques to add new elements to your garden. Earth: Create a lightweight concrete container which will be embellished with a ceramic mosaic pattern on the exterior. Wind: Create a wind chime with small handmade ceramic tiles and beads. Fire: Create a hand built ceramic lantern that can expose the light of a candle through negative space. Water: Create a tabletop fountain by hand building a ceramic bowel and installing a small water feature and natural elements.
Instructor: Margareta Micheller Warlick is an eclectic artist with a studio at Grounds For Sculpture. Her talents range from drawing and painting to photography, jewelry making, mixed media, sculpture, fiber arts, horticultural and culinary arts. The owner of Aurora Arts & Design and The Old Stone House Farm, Warlick has designed and taught workshops for more than 18 years. A graduate of East Carolina University, she studied both Fine Arts and Industrial Technology with concentrations in Jewelry Design and Manufacturing Management. Since 2003, she has been a Master Gardener and is a prize-winning competitor at the Philadelphia Flower Show and is currently pursuing a certificate in Horticultural Therapy at the New York Botanical Gardens School of Horticulture.