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Lock Haven University to host art showcase workshops

A Freestanding Figurative and/or Relief Geometric Wood and Paper Sculpture Workshop will be held from 6-8 p.m. each evening from Saturday, July 31 through Wednesday, Aug. 4. Participants are expected to attend all five sessions and will create a geometrically inspired freestanding figurative sculpture and/or a geometrically inspired Nonfigurative relief wall sculpture using a variety of geometric shapes. Matboard, milled lumber and found pieces of wood in their natural-state will be used as sculpture media. All tools, paint, wood, paper and assemblage materials will be supplied. Enrollment in the workshop is limited to seven students.

A Figurative Clay Sculpture Workshop will be held from 6-8 p.m. each evening from Saturday, Aug. 7 through Monday, Aug. 9. Participants are expected to attend all three sessions and will create a figurative sculpture using clay as a medium. Interpretation of a human, non-human or hybrid animal as subject will be determined by each workshop participant. The selected figurative subject must be no more than 12 inches in height, length or width. Clay, tools and engodes (colored slips) will be supplied. Enrollment in the workshop is limited to seven students.

A Basic Wheel-Thrown and Slab Construction Pottery Techniques – Mug Making Workshop will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. each evening from Saturday, Aug. 14 through Wednesday, Aug. 18. Participates are expected to attend all five sessions and will create mugs using basic skills learned on the potter’s wheel and slab-construction techniques. Clay, tools, slips and glazes will be supplied. All kiln firings will be done in LHU’s pottery facilities. Enrollment in the workshop is limited to seven students.

The workshops are open to prospective students and their families and will open to the general public, if space allows. Registration is required by the day before each workshop. For more information, or to register for a workshop, visit admissions.lockhvaen.edu/portal/showcase.

Indoor masking is recommended during the events for students, faculty, staff and visitors who are not fully vaccinated.

For more information on Lock Haven University, visit www.lockhaven.edu, email admissions@lockhaven.edu, or call 570-484-2011. 

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Lock Haven University’s main campus is located on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River in the scenic mountains of Pennsylvania. The university offers 49 undergraduate majors and certifications with 47 minors and five graduate programs.

LHU is a member of Pennsylvania’s State System, the largest provider of higher education in the Commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 2,300 degree and certificate programs in more than 530 academic areas of study. Nearly 520,000 system alumni live and work in Pennsylvania.

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