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Kathryn Scharf

Kathryn Scharf
West Monroe, NY 13167



Background Information

Years Teaching Clay:  3 mo.
Years Working w/Clay:  9
School or Studio:  First Impressions Rubber Stamp Store
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  caning, bracelets, necklaces, mirrors, attention to detail and neatness.
First Experience With Clay:  Inspired by Aleene's Craft Show. Worked with clay solely by experiment, till I discovered books and mags.
Publication Experience:  Button swap -
Teaching Level:  Amateur

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  No
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  3
Maximum Number of Students:  8
How Far Will Travel:  25 - 30 miles
Reimbursed Expenses:  Mileage
Class Prep Time:  2 - 3 days
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  2

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Since I feel I have acquired a lot of basic info, enough to get students started on their own, I feel that confidence might be all that's needed."

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