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Sac State alumnus creates and sells 1,000 bowls for charity

Chris Thompson has worked for almost two years to make more than 1,000 bowls, in which the money from the bowl's profit will go to charity.

Camille Anglo

September 25, 2013

With his love for clay, Sacramento State fine arts alumnus and local artist Chris Thompson has almost completed with his biggest art piece to date – 1,000 Bowls to Feed the Hungry.Thompson, 52, said the project has amassed 1,050 bowls and grossed about $12,000 that will be donated to Loaves and Fis...

Ceramic students participate in 24-hour wood-firing kiln

Ceramic students participate in 24-hour wood-firing kiln

Elisha Angrisani

March 28, 2012

Sacramento State’s ceramics department fired up its student-made wood-firing kiln before spring break, challenging those who participated to collaborate to keep the flame lit throughout the week-long event. For the past four years, ceramics professor Scott Parady has been holding a ceramics guild where...