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Barbara Hanson

Barbara Hanson
Kailua Kona, HI 96740

Background Information

Years Teaching:  27
Years Teaching Clay: 26
Years Working w/Clay: 27
School or Studio:  Studio
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Caning, mosaic and jewelry
First Experience With Clay: Applied glass caning to polymerclay! Self taught. Got ideas from glass books.
Past Teaching Experiences:  Artist at residence at Kona Village Resort, owned galleries, weekly showings, collected around the world, and still enjoy learning.
Publication Experience:  N/A
Teaching Level:  Professional

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  Yes
How Far Will Travel: Negotiable
Reimbursed Expenses: Negotiable
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  2
Maximum Number of Students: Negotiable
How Far Will Travel: Negotiable
Reimbursed Expenses: v

Class Prep Time: Depends
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching: Depends
Class Listings & Descriptions: I teach small classes (4-6) caning fundamentals. They build several canes with Hawaiian theme and incorporate them into wall hangings and beads.

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Never a dull moment!!! Keep experimenting and sharing your knowledge. Great to see your students stimulated and working on projects you have inspiried!"

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