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Dianne Reichel

Dianne Reichel
Galena, OH 43021

Background Information

Years Teaching:  0
Years Teaching Clay:  Just started
Years Working w/Clay:  13
School or Studio: 
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Miniatures, ornaments, jewelry
First Experience With Clay:  I bought some white sculpey one day to make a snowman for my son's school projects - I enjoyed it so much, and went back and bought other colors. I was hooked. I have many original designs now.
Past Teaching Experiences:  Selling at local stores and crafts bazaars
Publication Experience:  N/A
Teaching Level:  Professional Semi-Pro Amateur

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  Yes
How Far Will Travel:  Central Ohio
Reimbursed Expenses:  Gas and my time
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  2
Maximum Number of Students:  4
How Far Will Travel:  Local only
Reimbursed Expenses:  Open

Class Prep Time:  2 hours
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  One class a week
Class Listings & Descriptions: 
INTRODUCTION TO POLYMER CLAY: learn about the basics including different clays,tools,molds etc. Student will make a small project to take home.
CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS: learn how to make a santa, snowman, penquin, gingerbread house-may take more than one class for all four.
MINIATURES: learn how to make that seasonal miniature for your shadow box.

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Go for it!"

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