Ceramics and Pottery Workshop
The teachers of this Saturday class are the amazing artists, Darya Chapkovskaya and Innokenty Sharkov, graduates of the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts. Daria graduated from the Department of Sculpture, Innokenty – from the Department of Ceramics. They both are the participants of many international exhibitions, members of the Moscow and International Unions of Artists. They work together with masters recognized all over the world, for example, Dasha made some sculptures for two films directed by Andrei Konchalovsky.
Dasha and Kesha have been working with children more than 10 years. Their classes are based on the combination of theory and practice. The 5-20-minute Art History lecture with a slide show is followed by the practical trainings, compiled into the short (per 3-4 lessons) cycles, such as, “Ravenna and mosaics”, “Venice. A city layout and cartography”,” Barcelona. The sculptures and drawings in the “modern” style”, “Gothic. Creating the stained-glass windows”, etc.