Bemis School of Art

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A56 Whimsical Lidded Boxes

***REGISTRATION FOR THIS COURSE HAS CLOSED – Please call (719) 634-5583 or (719) 475-2444 to be added to the waitlist.***

Enjoy this unique, semiprivate studio experience. Learn slab construction and glazing techniques to handbuild whimsical lidded boxes from textured clay slabs. Move from flat to free-standing using simple measurements and flat patterns. The boxes you build can be further embellished with decorative elements made from slabs, coils, and pinched shapes. These lidded boxes are pure joyful, self-expressive whimsy!

Maximum number of students from the same household: 4.

+ $25 per additional household member | call Bemis at (719) 634-5581 for additional registration

Registration for this course implies acknowledgement and adherence to COVID-19 precautions outlined on the Fine Arts Center visit guideline webpage to participate in in-person courses and workshops.

Level 0

Ages 16-Adult

Instructor: Rui Haagen

Whimsical Lidded Boxes Supply List

FAC Member Price: $235

Non-Member Price: $250

Wait List


Class Dates:

June 25 & July 1


10 a.m.–1 p.m. MT

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2 sessions


Bemis School of Art

818 Pelham Place

Additional Info


Ages 16-Adult


Friday & Saturday


All students must follow COVID-19 precautions outlined on the Fine Arts Center visit guideline webpage (linked above) to participate in in-person courses and workshops.

Fine Arts Center Members get discounts on classes! Membership info