The assignment was to use the slab roller and the score and slip technique, to create a box with a lid, that looks like food. So students are getting a feel for the medium and the processes, while exercising their creative problem solving skills.
|Ceramic pie slices are secret boxes that nod to Wayne Thiebaud dessert paintings|
Pop Artist, Claus Oldenburg, is the perfect Art History tie in. And I even included snacks as a real world connection (as if they needed one.)