Art Classes

Donna Marie Franchi is a multimedia artist who primarily works with clay. She apprenticed at Moravian Pottery and Tile Works and is a former juried member of the Bucks County Guild of Craftsmen. She also has a degree in Psychology from Temple University. Donna’s handmade tiles and mosaics are crafted using many of the same turn-of the-century techniques as used by Henry C. Mercer. As a group facilitator and teacher, her primary goals are to assist others on a journey of personal growth, creative expression and a deepened sense of spiritual connection. 

Handmade Tile: Cuenca Method

In this class, students will learn how to decorate clay tiles using the colorful, cuenca method of filling raised outlines on the tile with glaze.  

Instructor: Donna Marie Franchi

Days: Thursdays

Time: 6:30-9:00pm

Duration: Thursday, May 6th - Thursday May 27, 2021

Location: Haycock Township Community Center, 1014 Old Bethlehem Rd. Quakertown, PA 18951

Level: All experience levels welcome.  Ages 16 and up.

Tuition: $120 includes a carving block, 8 lbs. low-fire clay, glazes and firing.  Additional materials may be purchased on site.

Special Notes: Class size is limited to 10. 

You may use the link below or contact me to register.  Thank you.  ~Donna

Cuenca Tile: Moravian Pottery & Tile Works, By D. Franchi, 2011