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Laura Curran

Laura Curran
Northampton, MA 01061

Background Information

Years Teaching:  20
Years Teaching Clay:  7
Years Working w/Clay:  10
School or Studio:  The New England Craft Program
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Creative exploration of the material, color theory and design.
First Experience With Clay:  As a fiber artist I started to make buttons for my clothing line.
Past Teaching Experiences:  Exhibitor in ACC shows 1993-2000, B.A. Studio Arts and Arts Management, UMASS Amherst, 1994
Publication Experience:  "The Complete Book of Floorcloths" by Kathy Cooper
Teaching Level:  Professional

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  Yes
How Far Will Travel:  Negotiable
Reimbursed Expenses:  Negotiable
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  3
Maximum Number of Students:  8
How Far Will Travel:  Negotiable
Reimbursed Expenses:  Please contact

Class Prep Time:  Very little
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  10
Class Listings & Descriptions:  I teach a wide variety of mediums including polymer clay, surface design for fabrics, floorcloths, fabric transfers, lots more - see

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Try teaching a small 2-3 hour class in comfortable environment at first. You will gain confidence through your successful experiences!"

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