ARTS 513 Tea Bowl History, Practice and Design

This course explores the rich history of the tea bowl and tea ceremony across cultures, which includes Japan, China and Korea, among other cultures. Methods of construction may include utilizing the wheel, kick wheel, coil/pinch or working with subtractive sculpting techniques. The design, materials and firing processes of historical and contemporary tea bowls will be discussed and implemented to add contemporary designs and voices to the traditional tea bowl language.




Offered As Needed