FINAL PROJECT: Artist Inquiry

Please describe your final project. Attach all the supporting documentation: your planning sketches and proposal, and the records you kept during the process of creating the project. Please fill in and print out this entire sheet when handing in your work.

Artist Studied:
Number of objects:
Functional/Non-functional:
Purpose:

Construction technique(s):

Surface treatment:

Underglazing:

Glazing:


Please answer the following in three to four complete sentences.

1. How do your pieces relate to those of the artist you studied? Please be specific in your comparison of your work with that of the artist you studied.


2. How do you feel studying the work of a professional potter affected your growth in working with clay?


3. What was your most difficult challenge when creating this project, and how did you handle it?

Using the following clay product rubric, circle the number of what you think you deserve as a grade for technical mastery and for creative problem-solving.

4= Exceeds / Outstanding
3 = Meets / Good
2 = Partially Meets / Mediocre
1 = Does Not Meet / Low


Technical Skills Rate Yourself Comments
Your clay forms are well constructed, with few to no cracks and crumbs. 1 2 3 4
Glaze has been applied thoughtfully and with care. 1 2 3 4
Your presentation contains all required information. 1 2 3 4
Your pieces have been neatly signed. 1 2 3 4
Work stages have been completed on time. 1 2 3 4


Creative Problem-Solving Skills Rate Yourself Comments
Your work shows connection to the artist you studied. 1 2 3 4
Your work is creative with regards to the constructing and finishing techniques. 1 2 3 4
Your presentation is interesting. 1 2 3 4