Intermediate ceramic principles and techniques will be taught through the use of hand-built and/or wheel-thrown objects (students’ preference). The elements of art, art historical reference, sources, and personal expression will be addressed. This course is intended to give the student an understanding of concepts common to all three-dimensional art forms. Art historical references will be researched to support the students personal expression.
Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center. Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. 300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236 GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236 717-328-6173