July 12-16, 2007
Experience 700 years of New Mexico art and culinary practice with this four day workshop in pottery manufacturing. Highlights include apprenticeship with Mr. Felipe Ortega (a master potter recognized by the Smithsonian Institution), tours of local galleries and visits to ancient clay sources.
July 19-22, 2007
The sacred landscapes of the Northern Rio Grande are expressed exquisitely through rock art design. In this class, we will explore these enigmatic figures and ponder the mysteries of the region's religious and secular practices leading up to the Spanish Colonial Period.
B. Sunday Eiselt
Felipe Ortega with fresh micaceous pots from his kiln in La Madera (Photograph by S. Eiselt, 2004)