The ceramics program is designed to help students find their own personal touch with the material of clay. Students have the opportunity to explore both wheel and hand building techniques. Introductory and intermediate courses are designed to develop technical and aesthetic skills. Advanced level courses are highly individualized and are designed to enable students to develop a cohesive body of work, explore advanced technical skills and focus on areas of personal identity within their work. The ceramics program is well-equipped with wood, downdraft gas, raku, soda, and computer controlled electric kilns. In addition the studio has a full color ceramic decal printer, fully stocked glaze lab, slab roller, extruder, spray booth, clay mixer and pug mill. Individual workspaces are provided for the upper-level student.