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Evolving Forms with Frances Senska/ Montana State University; writer and director, Tim Schwab, 1978

Evolving Forms with Frances Senska/ Montana State University; writer and director, Tim Schwab, 1978

Senska, Frances, 1914-2009

Educator, Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: 1 videocassette (VHS) (16 min.); 1/2 in.

Summary: Video of Frances Senska shot primarily in Senska's studio in Bozeman, Mont. Senska refers to Peter Voulkos and expresses her preference for digging clay locally. She demonstrates preparing a clay body, throwing on the potter's wheel, making a pitcher and birds, pulling a handle, loading and unloading a bisque kiln, glazing, unloading a glaze kiln, and keeping a kiln log.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ceramicist, educator; Bozeman, Mont.; b. 1914.

Provenance

Donated 2004 by Frances Senska. Additions are expected.

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