Branigan Cultural Center to host Pinch Pot Workshop
Try your hand at a pinch pot workshop at the Branigan Cultural Center on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 10am to 12pm. Explore the properties of self hardening clay and the basic techniques for forming your own pot. The class is limited to the first 15 adult registrants. Please register in advance by calling 541-2154. All materials are provided. Free admission.
During the workshop, registrants will visit the featured exhibit “Pueblo to Pueblo: The Legacy of Southwest Pottery”. The exhibit features selections from the Collection of the Kansas City Museum and Union Station Kansas City. Curated by Bill Mercer, the exhibit highlights work from many Native American tribes, including Acoma, Laguna, Zuni and more.
The Branigan Cultural Center is located downtown next to the Museum of Art at 501 N. Main Street. Admission to the program and galleries is free. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 9 am to 4:30 pm. For more information, contact the Branigan Cultural Center at (575) 541-2154 or visit las-cruces.org/museums.