Bellingham Studio Posted May 11 Report Share Posted May 11 Ceramics Studio Assistant | Artist Studio – Bellingham, WA An established sculptor is seeking a creative, driven, and experienced Ceramic Studio Assistant to participate and oversee the production, maintenance and inventory of a ceramics studio within a professional studio art practice. The Studio Assistant will work closely with the Artist and Studio Manager in the upkeep and operations of the clay studio while contributing to the production and oversight of all ceramic sculptures. This role offers a distinct opportunity to take part in casting vision and establishing a ceramics studio in a newly constructed studio space. The Studio Assistant will be expected to maintain the kilns, studio and all related operations while following workplace and material conscious safety guidelines and procedures. Responsibilities: - Assists with the production of ceramic works as well as oversee the maintenance and inventory of the ceramics studio. - Manages and maintains all ceramic materials (clay and glazes) and related equipment. - Contributes to the production and oversight of large-scale ceramic sculptures. - Operates electric kilns (Skutt) including structural and electrical maintenance and care, including replacing coils, deconstructing and reconstructing the kiln, along with setting computer elements. - Operates and maintains clay recycling processes, including using a Peter Pugger pug mill and plaster wedging tables. - Develops artworks, projects, and processes from verbal descriptions along with schematics and sketches to troubleshoot the feasibility in clay fabrication and/or related materials. Application: Please complete this application form for full consideration. Applications accepted on a rolling basis, until the position is filled. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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