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Ria van Son

Ria van Son
Zevenbergen, NB
The Netherlands

Background Information

Years Teaching:  10
Years Teaching Clay:  10
Years Working w/Clay:  18
School or Studio:  Home Studio
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Beads- canes
First Experience With Clay:  It all started with an interest for fantasy figures that has turned into an addiction to jewelry.
Past Teaching Experiences:  I had an article in Polymercafe about Mokume gane
Publication Experience:  PolymerCafe with Mokume Gane, Dutch Hobbyblad with Mokume Gane, Dutch book with several artists Schitterende Sieraden
Teaching Level:  Semi-Pro

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  No
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  2
Maximum Number of Students:  5
How Far Will Travel:  Teach at home
Reimbursed Expenses:  Class cost

Class Prep Time:  Variable
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  Depends
Class Listings & Descriptions:  I teach classes on how to make beads and jewelry, Cane making classes, Other clay technique classes.

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Just try it out with a few friends or neighboors and see how that goes before you take a step in the deep water."

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