18 Aug

Crinoids in Clay @ Shades State Park ~ August 18th thru 20th

  • August 18, 2017
  • 11:00 am
  • Shades State Park, South 890 West, Waveland, IN, United States [ get directions ]

Crinoids in Clay @ Shades State Park ~ August 18th thru 20th

Come to Shades State Park for a free pottery workshop and demonstration. Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Enjoy the great outdoors and pottery, too! Activities will take place in Hickory Shelter near the playground.

Watch: Amy Westphal while she throws pots on a potter’s wheel and decorates them with fossil designs

Learn: About crinoid fossils and a pottery technique called sgraffito

Create: Your own crinoid fossil-inspired tile using sgraffito

The workshop and demo are FREE with park entry.

This activity is a signature project of the Indiana Bicentennial Commission, and is made possible, in part, with support from the Indiana Arts Commission, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

  • Crinoids in Clay @ Shades State Park ~ August 18th thru 20th