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Sip ‘n Science- Ceramic Creations!
September 15, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm$20 – $25
*Discover the science behind ceramic art!
*Learn how artists and scientists think alike!
*Gain a deeper understanding of the intricacies involved in sculpting along with the importance of paying attention and creativity!
*Make your own clay sculpture!
*Presented by MSU professor of ceramics and fine arts Steve Hilton
Join us for a captivating and hands-on experience at our Sip ‘n Science: Ceramic Creations! Unleash your inner artist and scientist as we blend creativity and learning in a unique and engaging evening!
During this event, Steven will shed light on the significance of ceramics as an art form, emphasizing the unique characteristics of his creations and their impact on the world of contemporary art. With his expertise, participants will gain a deeper understanding of the intricacies involved in sculpting and the creative processes that bring his artworks to life.
As we explore Steven Hilton’s portfolio, Steve will share his stories and inspirations, from the natural world to human emotions, and how he skillfully blends them into his creations, hopefully leaving an impression on his audience.
Sippers will also discover the science behind ceramics – from the chemistry of glazes to the physics of firing. Steven will delve into the world of material properties, kiln temperatures, and more. Get ready to get your hands dirty and mold your imagination into reality with clay.
Sip n’ Sculpt offers a unique opportunity to witness the artistic journey of Steven Hilton, gaining insights into his artistic practice, philosophy, and techniques. Participants will also have the chance to learn about the incredible variety of ceramic styles he employs, from functional art to awe-inspiring sculptures.
$25 per person, $20 for RBNC Members. For ages 21 and up.
Register here: https://riverbendnaturecenter.org/event/sipn-science-ceramic-creations/