Artist Workshop with Yoshio Taylor

February 26, 2017
10 AM - 4 PM

This class is currently full. To have your name added to the waiting list, please call (916) 808-1182 or email

Sunday, February 26

View the exhibition Into the Fold: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics from the Horvitz Collection from the perspective of an artist with first-hand knowledge of Japanese ceramics. Instructor Yoshio Taylor will offer insights into the Japanese cultural traditions that have influenced the development of contemporary Japanese ceramics, and explain how certain pieces are made. Participants will then head to the studio to work with clay. All levels of experience are welcome.

$95 members • $120 nonmembers

Instructor: Yoshio Taylor

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About the Instructor:

Yoshio Taylor was born in Japan and educated in the U.S., where he has since developed a renowned career as an art professor and exhibition artist. A ceramic sculptor known for his masterful manipulation of terra cotta clay, Taylor’s most recent monumental public art piece for the UC Davis Medical Center is an example of his skill and talent in carving 9,000 pounds of clay. Taylor currently teaches or has taught at Cosumnes River College, Sacramento State University, and San Francisco State University. He is also the director/curator for CRC Fine Art Gallery, which opened in 2014.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms. Registered students are not permitted to bring guests.


Cycle by Yoshio Taylor

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